Event Information:

  • Wed
    01
    Oct
    2014

    Launch Event featuring “Our Private Idaho” - screening, panel discussion and reception

    The Ford Foundation, New York, NY
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    Photography credit: Melissa Bunni Elian

    The Ford Foundation hosted a series launch event, featuring a screening of “Our Private Idaho.” Ford Foundation President Darren Walker provided a welcome and introduction. Following the screening, Maria Hinojosa moderated a panel discussion with author and demographer Guy Garcia, and characters from the documentary Coeur d’Alene firefighter Josh “Hoss” Hoston, and Idaho civil rights attorney Norm Gissel. Over 300 people in attendance participated in a revealing and honest conversation about race dynamics and identity.

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