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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
Off Campus Location
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 and daughters, taken by the regime.
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. 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. Other dates include Feb 4, Feb 11, Feb 25, March 4, and March 11.


Building: Off Campus Location
Location: Virtual
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