'Honor Diaries' Film Screening and Panel Discussion

'Honor Diaries' Film Screening and Panel Discussion

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Date and Time

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Location

Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, Theater

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110

Cost

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Details

"Honor Diaries" features nine women’s rights advocates with connections to Muslim-majority societies who are engaged in a dialogue about gender inequality. These women, who have witnessed firsthand the hardships women endure, are profiled in their efforts to affect change, both in their communities and beyond. Freedom of movement, the right to education, forced marriage and female genital mutilation are some of the systematic abuses explored in depth. Preview

Discussion to follow led by IPJ Program Officer Jennifer Freeman.

Film co-sponsored by USD's Women's Center and Hosted by Nika Water.

Registration

This film is part of the three part film series, peaceXpiece Film Series, presented by Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice.

Post Contact

Megan Theriault
mtheriault@sandiego.edu
(619) 260-7618

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