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Film: 'J.C. Abbey: Ghana's Puppeteer'

Event Details

October 17, 2016
7:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center

Room: S350

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission

A screening of Steven Feld's film, "J.C. Abbey: Ghana's Puppeteer," about the polymath's 50-year career of music- and puppet-making and chronicling the music of his homeland.

Followed by a discussion with Feld, who is distinguished professor of anthropology and music (ethnology) at the University of New Mexico.


The Integrative Learning Center is located in the center of campus, between the campus pond and the Campus Center.

Event Category

Film Film Screening