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The Disappeared: A Human Rights Film Series & Discussion

Las Madres de la Plaza de Mayo (Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo)
Thursday, January 28, 2021
4:30-6:30 PM
Documentary, 1985. The movie follows the struggle of the Mothers of the Plaza of Mayo, a group of mothers who challenged authorities during the repressive regime in Argentina (1976-1983), trying to discover the whereabouts of their missing sons, taken by the regime.
The faculty discussant will be Susan Waltz, Professor Emerita of Public Policy, Gerald R Ford School of Public Policy, and moderated by Sioban Harlow, Professor of Epidemiology, School of Public Health. During Winter semester, a series of human rights films that focus on the theme of disappearances will be shown through Zoom. A discussion period will follow the movie. Other dates include Feb 4, Feb 11, Feb 25, March 4, and March 11. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.
Building: Off Campus Location
Location: Virtual
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Event Type: Film Screening
Tags: Activism, African American, Applications, Discussion, Film, History, Humanities, Interdisciplinary, International, Latin America, Public Health, Public Policy, Southeast Asia, Spanish Studies, Women's Studies
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Center for Midlife Science, School of Public Health, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Donia Human Rights Center