University of Rochester
Frederick Douglass Institute for African and African American Studies


A film by Raoul Peck. Presented by Lynne Larsen, FDI Pre-doctoral Fellow. Free and open to the public.

  • Wednesday, September 25, 2013
  • 5:00 PM

Gowen Room, Wilson Commons

Lumumba is the story of political leader Patrice Lumumba, a young man who quickly rose to power as Congo's first prime minister, to help lead his country to independence from Belgium.

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