Black Birth: A Maternal Health Conversation and Resource Fair

WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 11, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. CDT
WHERE: Black Historical Society, 2620 W Center St


The short film Black Birth serves as the backdrop to a community dialogue about the joys, fears, complexities, and disparities of Black motherhood in America. Following the film screening will be a panel discussion including an OB-GYN physician, community doula, African American breastfeeding expert, and other maternal-fetal care specialists, as well as a resource fair featuring leading healthcare providers.


About Milwaukee Film

Milwaukee Film is a nonprofit arts organization dedicated to entertaining, educating, and engaging our community through cinematic experiences. We operate the magnificent Oriental Theatre, a historic cinema palace committed to high-quality and accessible film and education programming. Since 2009, the annual Milwaukee Film Festival has brought together film fans and filmmakers to celebrate the power of cinema. Our education programs and Cultures and Communities platform provide avenues toward making our community a more empathetic and equitable place for everyone to live.

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