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The Center for Cultural Pluralism invites you to attend its last film 
screening as part of the Fall 2013 Social Justice Film Series -- "*The 
Color of Beauty" & "Woman Being" *_next week on Wednesday, November 
13_.  Below are the details and a copy of the film poster has been 
attached to help promote this program. We appreciate your support.

*_Wednesday, November 13, 2013
_7:30 PM - Rm 216 Living/Learning Commons
*A brief discussion of the themes follows each screening.
/About the films:/* These two films explore the concepts of beauty 
through race, gender and nationality. /The Color of Beauty/ is a 
shocking documentary that examines racism in the fashion industry 
through the story of Renee Thompson, a Black fashion model in a world 
where White women are the standard of beauty. /Woman Being /examines the 
changing concepts of beauty and sexuality for women in modern China and 
shows how Western pop culture is affecting their expectations and 


*/About the Social Justice Film Series/*: Brought to you by the Center 
for Cultural Pluralism, the Fall 2013 Social Justice Film Series theme 
is*/ "Interrogating the Intersections Of"/* and offers participants an 
educational opportunity to explore through film and subsequent discourse 
and engage issues of identity in its various intersections. 
Films selected for the Social Justice Film Series have one viewing 
and are generally screened up to a half hour and followed by an engaged 
discourse on the themes by the participants. To be respectful of your 
time, it is our hope that this entire educational program does not 
exceed ninety minutes.

*/About the Center for Cultural Pluralism:/* Established in 1999 at the 
Allen House, the Center for Cultural Pluralism (CCP) is dedicated to 
helping UVM achieve its core mission to provide quality multicultural 
education in order to equip faculty, staff and students with the 
competencies necessary to function in a diverse world. Focusing on the 
complex intersections of issues of culture and social justice, the 
Center offers a unique "Cultural Hub" where individuals and 
organizations working on behalf of cultural diversity and social justice 
issues can collaborate and coalesce.

We look forward to seeing you at our events!




Roman F. Christiaens

Collaboration & Programs Coordinator

Center for Cultural Pluralism

461 Main St, Allen House

University of Vermont | Burlington, VT 05405

(802) 656-7990 (office) | (206) 390-3604 (cell)

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