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ESPN Docuseries: 37 Words
  • Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2022
  • Time: 7:00 pm
  • Location: William G. McGowan Theatre

“37 Words,” a four-part ESPN docuseries from filmmakers Dawn Porter and Nicole Newnham, tells the story of Title IX – the hard-fought battle to push for equal rights in education and athletics; the decades spanning effort to nullify its impact; and the rippling impacts of the landmark civil rights law that continue to resonate today.

Join us in person for a screening of Episode 1 of 37 Words with a follow up panel discussion with Marsha Cooke from ESPN Films, 37 Words Director Dawn Porter and Olympic Gold Medalist and featured athlete, Donna de Varona.

Not available to join us in person? Register to attend the panel discussion via youtube.

This program is in partnership with ESPN Films and is part of the opening celebration of the National Archives’ exhibition, All American: The Power of Sports.


All American: The Power of Sports is made possible in part by the National Archives Foundation through the generous support of AT&T, AARP, and Mars, Incorporated. Additional support provided by HISTORY® and the Lawrence F. O’Brien Family. Opening Month support provided by Anheuser-Busch.