Documentary Night: Forgotten Genius


The grandson of Alabama slaves, Percy Julian met with every possible barrier in a deeply segregated America. He was a man of genius, devotion, and determination. As a black man he was also an outsider, fighting to make a place for himself in a profession and country divided by bigotry—a man who would eventually find freedom in the laboratory.We are celebrating this on the occasion of Percy Julian's birthday (April 4th, 1899).Speaker(s): , Sharan KalwaniAgenda: 4:00 PM - Welcome and Introductions, Chapter business update; (on your own) Pizza, Popcorn and Soda Pop4:05 PM - Documentary5:35 PM - End of Documentary; Start of Q & A; Group Discussion6:00 PM - Wrap UpALL times are in EST/EDT depending upon local day light savings times in when effectVirtual: