Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: "Maryse Condé, a Voice of Her Own"
March 5, 2014
Isenberg School of Management
UMass Amherst Campus
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.
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