Northern Illinois Bahá'ís

Northern Illinois Bahá'ís

Uniting Northern Illinois & Chicagoland

The Long Shadow (Glen Ellyn)

Tuesday, July, 24 from 6:00 - 8:30pm


Glenbard South High School
23W200 Butterfield Rd
Glen Ellyn, IL

"The Long Shadow " is a powerful documentary released in 2017 about the origins and legacy of slavery.  Investigative journalist Frances Causey explores her family history of slaveholding from America's founding through its insidious ties to racism in America today.

This film will be presented on Tuesday, 7/24 from 6:00-8:30pm at
Glenbard South High School 
23W200 Butterfield Rd
Glen Ellyn IL 60137

The screening will be followed by a short discussion of how this film may be used to stimulate ongoing conversations around this important social justice issue.

For more information please contact:
Herbert Hopkins (630-942-0800) or
Nancy McKee (630-341-9334) or

We look forward to seeing you there, and engaging in the conversation!