Event

Zoom into the Movies--To Be Takei: Online Event

Wednesday, May 19, 2021
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoom Event

Chris and Sharon discuss the documentary film "To Be Takei."

Star Trek legend, marriage equality advocate, racial justice activist, and Asian American icon George Takei is featured in this documentary alongside his husband, Brad. An elder statesman with a wry sense of humor, Takei speaks about his incarceration as a Japanese American during World War II and his eventual rise to stardom in Hollywood.

This film is in English, with English subtitles. Watch the film for free on Kanopy, and then join us with your questions and comments.

Find this film and other works by George Takei in the library catalog.

You will receive the Zoom link in your confirmation email. If you have questions about this event after registration has closed, please email the events team or call the library at 847-673-7774.

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