[Blackstudies-l] Senegalese Film Screened by IFS - PLEASE ANNOUNCE TO STUDENTS

Emilye Crosby crosby at geneseo.edu
Sun Mar 20 17:25:37 EDT 2011


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> From: Rose McEwen <McEwen at geneseo.edu>
> Date: March 20, 2011 5:10:11 PM EDT
> To: faculty-l at geneseo.edu
> Subject: [Faculty-L] Senegalese Film Screened by IFS - PLEASE  
> ANNOUNCE TO STUDENTS
>
> Dear Colleagues,
>
> The Alan Lutkus International Film Series Committee cordially  
> invites you and your students to the Wednesday, March 31st screening  
> of:
>
> Faat Kine (Senegal, 2000 - 120 min.)
> March 31, 2011 – 7:00 p.m.
> Newton 204
>
> A beautifully crafted tribute to the “everyday heroism of African  
> women” by acclaimed director Ousmane Sembene.The film brings the  
> viewer face to face with the contradictions of Senegalese society as  
> confronted by a forty-year-old single mother who, born at the same  
> time as Senegal was gaining its independence, refuses to give into  
> the stigma of unwed motherhood and climbs the ladder of success in a  
> male dominated field.In French and Wolof, with English subtitles.
>
> Discussant:Dr. Kodjo Adabra, Languages and Literatures
>
> IFS screenings are free and open to the public. Please announce this  
> screening to your students.
>
> Best wishes,
>
> Anne Lutkus
> Rose McEwen
> Linda Ware
>
>
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Emilye Crosby
Professor
History Department
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454
(585) 245-5375
crosby at geneseo.edu

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