Zandra L. Jordan

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From the Bridge: More than a Moment - Reflections on Morrison’s Documentary and Racial Justice

I first saw the documentary Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am at The Guild in downtown Menlo. It was August 2019, several months before the coronavirus and recurring anti-Black police violence would collide, calling national attention to the deadly consequences of unchecked systemic racism in policing and healthcare. I settled into my seat and observed the room. With just a few people scattered about, it felt like a private showing.