Women, War, and Peace: What It Takes to Be an Agent of Change

Posted by Bernice Jusino on April 26th, 2013 :: Filed under Student Services  
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Center for the Study of Genocide, Conflict Resolution, and Human Rights in partnership with the Division of Global Affairs presents Gender
and Violence Colloquium Series:

Women, War, and Peace:

What It Takes to Be an Agent of Change Abigail Disney

Monday, April 29; 12:00-­‐2:00 pm

Dana Room, Dana Library
4th Floor Rutgers University, Newark Campus

Abigail  E. Disney is a filmmaker and philanthropist. Her longtime passion for women’s issues and peacebuilding culminated in her first film,
the acclaimed “Pray the Devil Back to Hell,” about the Liberian women who peacefully ended their country’s fourteen-­‐year civil war.
The film premiered in 2008 at the Tribeca Film Festival, where it won the honor of Best Documentary.

For more information, please contact Makiko Oku at makikoku@rutgers.edu.

 

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