The Long Shadow documentary showing at St. Martin’s for MLK Jr. weekend


The Long Shadown poster thumbnailThe Episcopal Diocese of Chicago
is honored to present
The Long Shadow
in its ongoing work on “Pathways to Racial Reconciliation”
and in recognition and celebration of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

St. Martin’s Episcopal Church
5700 W. Midway Park, Chicago, IL
4:00 p.m. Sat., Jan. 19, 2019

The Long Shadow is a powerful documentary about the origins and legacy of slavery. Investigative journalist Frances Causey explores her family history of slaveholding from America’s founding through its insidious ties to racism in America today. We encourage you to see this insightful documentary. Then join the conversation following the viewing to participate in the movement to build greater understanding and promote racial reconciliation and healing. Learn more about what you can do to change hearts and minds on the issue of race.

An RSVP by January 17 would be appreciated.
Please click here to RSVP with our partner organization, Together is Better Alliance, NFP, or email Carolyn at

BACKSACK, International is a social enterprise currently partnering with Filmmaker Frances Causey on the skin disconnect which addresses the insidious issue of racism. Visit for more information