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Black History Month: Black History Month Featured Film-Yeelen
February 21, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
In the 13th century, Niankoro is born to the shaman Soma who fears his offspring’s magical powers. Niankoro flees with his mother and masters his skills while staying ahead of his father’s attempts to track him down. Setting off on a journey to ask his uncle, Djigui Diarra, for advice, Niankoro uses his abilities to help tribal king Rouma Boll defeat a neighboring tribe, thereby earning the king’s friendship. This event is sponsored by the International Film Series and Black Student Union.