'Honor Diaries' Film Screening and Panel Discussion
Date and Time
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, Theater
San Diego, CA 92110
"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.
This film is part of the three part film series, peaceXpiece Film Series, presented by Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice.