Women's History Month Film Series: "Girl Rising"
Film Screening and Panel Discussion
Saturday, March 22, 2014
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Little Theater, Theater 5
Free Screening of "Girl Rising" followed by a panel talkback.
Screening of "Girl Rising" followed by talk back with panelist and moderator Barbara LeSavoy, Director of Women and Gender Studies at The College at Brockport, and panelist Angela Clark-Taylor, Program Manager at the Susan B. Anthony Institute For Gender and Women's Studies, University of Rochester.
About The Film:
From Academy Award-nominated director Richard E. Robbins, Girl Rising journeys around the globe to witness the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. Viewers get to know nine unforgettable girls living in the developing world: ordinary girls who confront tremendous challenges and overcome nearly impossible odds to pursue their dreams. Prize-winning authors put the girls’ remarkable stories into words, and renowned actors give them voice.
For Further Information About "Girl Rising": http://girlrising.com/