Film & Discussion: "J.C. Abbey: Ghana's Puppeteer"

Event date/time: 
Monday, October 17, 2016 - 7:00pm
Place: 
S350 ILC

Please join us for a screening and discussion of J.C. Abbey: Ghana’s Puppeteer, a film by Steven Feld. The film centers on Ghanaian polymath J.C. Abbey and his singular 50-year career of music-making and puppet-making, chronicling the music of his homeland. Feld, a Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Anthropology & Music at the University of New Mexico, will lead the post-screening discussion. The event is co-sponsored by the UMass Amherst Departments of Communication, History, and Anthropology, and the Interdisciplinary Studies Institute; the Amherst College Film and Media Studies Program; and the Hampshire College Music Program.

Location: 
Integrative Learning Center
650 N. Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003
United States
Event Date: 
Monday, October 17, 2016 - 7:00pm
Integrative Learning Center 650 N. Pleasant Street Amherst MA