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Feb
28

Film: Ouvrir la Voix (Speak up)

7:30 PM - 9:45 PM

Jepson Hall, 118
221 Richmond Way
University of Richmond, VA 23173
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Dir. Armandine Gay, France, 2018, 122 min. 

This documentary centers the stories of black women in Europe, their experiences of difference, discrimination, and efforts to reclaim their own narrative. Exploring histories of European colonialism in Africa and the West Indies, the film examines how legacies of the past have impacted black women’s lives today.

Thursday, February 28, 7:30 p.m. Jepson Hall, Room 118
Friday, March 1, 3 & 7:30 p.m. Robins School of Business, Ukrop Auditroium

Thursday evening intro and discussion led by Atiya Hussain, Asst. Professor of Sociology with student filmmakers Abby Muthoni and Jeanette Lam. Presented with One Book, One Richmond.

* IFS 30th anniversary reception between March 1 screenings.

Free and open to the public, all films are screened in their original language with English subtitles. Presented by International Education and the Media Resource Center.