Documentary 'Congo Pa'ti' to be shown

October 24, 2004

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As part of the Center for Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies Film Series, the video documentary "Congo Pa''ti" will be screened Wednesday, Oct. 27 at 3 p.m. in 117 Isenberg School of Management.

Filmmaker Karin Weyland will discuss the production, which highlights the resistance shown in Afro-Dominican cultural manifestations in the face of poverty and denial, while giving special attention to the role of black women.

The event is co-sponsored by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese.