• I realize the importance of retelling those stories is so that, one, we don't forget what our ancestors had to do so we can be where we are, and two, to just educate the newer generation. I'm being educated by all these films ['Race' and 'Selma'] and the things I've had the opportunity to be a part of, and kids even younger than me are being educated, too. It's important to make sure those stories never die.

    "Stephan James on His Breakout Role as Jesse Owens in Race". Interview with Ronda Racha Penrice, February 16, 2016.
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