Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin

All Library locations will close at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, December 17 for a staff development event. We will reopen for regular hours Thursday, December 18.

This documentary film screening takes a look at an unheralded pioneer of the Civil Rights Movement.
Documentary Screening
Sunday, May 27, 2012

The Kansas City Public Library hosts a screening of the documentary film Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin (2003). This documentary film screening takes a look at an unheralded pioneer of the Civil Rights Movement. It contains valuable archival footage that reviews Rustin’s activism over six decades, including debates between Rustin and radical Civil Rights leaders such as Malcolm X and Stokely Carmichael. Not rated. (83 min.)

Admission to this event is free.