Ed Temple Documentary: Local Screening and Celebration
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Tennessee State University will host a screening of the newly released documentary film “Ed Temple and the Tigerbelles”, followed by a celebration of the legendary track and field coach Ed Temple and the storied women’s track team.
The local screening and celebration will be held in Nashville at the Avon Williams Center on Tennessee State University’s downtown campus.
The documentary covers Temple and the Tigerbelles’ success during a time when the nation was embroiled in a civil rights crisis as African-Americans sought equality. The film also features testimonials from historians, writers and former Tigerbelles.
The screening and celebration will feature a brief panel with the filmmakers, Tom Neff and Shelly Hay, as well as reflections and remarks from some of the former Tigerbelles expected to attend the event.
FREE Event | Open To The Public
330 10th Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37203