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Literary House

Fall Movie Night: Hidden Figures

Date: 6:30pm EST December 8, 2017

Literary films, popcorn, and snacks—what could be better? Come enjoy films picked by students and Lit House staff. Be sure to stay afterward for a rousing discussion of the evening’s movie.

Directed by Theodore Melfi, this Oscar-nominated 2016 film is based on the nonfiction book of the same name by Margot Lee Shetterly about African American female mathematicians who worked for NASA during the Space Race. The film stars Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monáe. Its runtime is two hours and seven minutes.