Film Screening: "Asmarina"
September 14, 2017
5:00 pm-7:00 pm
UMass Amherst Campus
Afro-Italian queer immigration activist Medhin Paolos will screen her film Asmarina, on African and Arab undocumented immigrants in Europe, particularly the Habesha population in Milan. Paolos is the co-founder of Rete G2, the largest immigrant rights organization in Italy working on changing the fascist legislation that is keeping thousands of Italian-born descendants of African and Arab immigrants undocumented. Come to the new South College, Room E245. Open to all.
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