Africana Studies presents
Gregory S. Cooke
Adjunct Professor, Drexel University
Producer and Writer of Choc’late Soldiers from the USA(CSUSA)
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Falvey 204 7:00 p.m.
Gregory S. Cooke, Assistant Adjunct Professor at Drexel University, is currently in the 27th year of a “spiritual and educational journey” through World War II and is Producer and Writer of Choc’late Soldiers from the USA(CSUSA), a landmark documentary narrated by TV star, Shemar Moore. CSUSA features the military and social experiences of African American soldiers (men and women) who cross a racial divide to bond with British civilians during World War II. The documentary was the 2014 recipient of the Veterans Braintrust Award by the Congressional Black Caucus, Washington, D.C. and in 2013 won documentary film awards at the Bakersfield (CA) and Indy Film Festivals (Los Angeles).