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Jordan Peele Had UCLA Students Taking Class Inspired By His Film ‘Get Out’ Shook After Surprise Visit

Jordan Peele recently visited a UCLA class that discusses content structured around the main themes of racism and horror inspired by his 2017 thriller ‘Get Out’: 

Get Out director Jordan Peele visited UCLA students during a class inspired by the themes of liberal racism and horror presented in the film.

Tananarive Due, horror author, filmmaker and UCLA professor of the course “The Sunken Place: Racism, Survival and the Black Horror Aesthetic,” shared photos of Peele’s planned visit in a Facebook post published Friday, Oct. 13. In that post, Due gave a play-by-play rundown of how she and Peele coordinated the surprise and how he managed to disguise himself in plain sight.”

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(Source: Blavity.com)

Originally published: 10/15/17

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