Movie and Discussion

A photo of the young woman from the movie holding a megaphone with her fist in the air.
 Amandla Stenberg stars in "The Hate U Give".
A photo of the young woman from the movie holding a megaphone with her fist in the air.

 Amandla Stenberg stars in "The Hate U Give".

Sunday, January 20, 2019, 1:30 p.m. | LBC Approved

The Hate U Give

Student Center Auditorium | Free admission
Discussion: Student Center Room 310A at 3:45 p.m. | Light refreshments served | Get directions.

Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Now, facing pressure from all sides of the community, Starr must find her voice and stand up for what's right.

Director: George Tillman Jr.
Writers: Audrey Wells (screenplay by), Angie Thomas (based upon the novel by)
Stars: Amandla Stenberg, Regina Hall, Russell Hornsby

Movie Discussion Facilitator: Mark S. Lee

Mark Lee is an EMU alumnus and former EMU Student Government President, who has continued his commitment to give back to Eastern. He is the President and Founder of The Lee Group, an integrated marketing solutions company, but makes time to be involved in the greater Detroit area. Mark is also currently the creator and host of “EMU Today”, a general affairs program focused on Eastern Michigan University. Go to the Lee Group Innovation site for a full bio.

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