(4.5) The Center for Reconciliation, the Providence Center for Media Culture, and the Cable Car Cinema present, “Science on Screen: Get Out — the Psychology of White Liberal Black Fantasies.”
Science on Screen creatively pairs screenings of classic, cult, science fiction, and documentary films with lively presentations by notable experts from the world of science and technology.
A screening of Jordan Peele’s horror masterpiece “Get Out” will be followed by a discussion on race in America, horror films, stereotypes, and the psychology behind racialized fears. The audience dialogue, moderated by CFR Program Director, Elon Cook Lee, will also include horror film expert, Dr. Michael Siegel and RISD Staff Psychologist and Intercultural Specialist, Dr. Erin Unkefer. (Facebook event page.)
Rated R. Running time: 1 hour 44 minutes. Popcorn and beverages will be available.
7pm to 9:30pm, Thursday, April 5, Cathedral of St. John, 271 North Main Street, (directions)