Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: "Maryse Condé, a Voice of Her Own"

Event Details

March 5, 2014
7:30 pm

Isenberg School of Management

Room: 137

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Contact:
Interdepartmental Program in Film Studies
413-545-3659

The 21st annual Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival presents Maryse Condé, A Voice of Her Own (Maryse Condé, une voix singulière), directed by Jérôme Sesquin (France, 2013, 52 min, French w/English subtitles).

Born in Guadeloupe in 1937, Maryse Condé published novels exploring the relationships between African peoples and the Diaspora, and led a distinguished academic career in France and the U.S. Interviews in Paris, New York, French Guiana, and the Caribbean, and archival footage. In observance of International Women’s Week.

Introduction by Dawn Fulton, Smith College.

Directions:

By Car
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By Air
Bradley International Airport (Hartford/Springfield) is 45 miles south of the University; 
Logan International Airport (Boston) is 90 miles to the east. Valley Transporter (800-872-8752) provides transportation service from both airports to Amherst.

By Bus
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Peter Pan Bus Lines (800-343-9999) serves Amherst. 
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Event Category

Film Film Screening