The Center for Cultural Pluralism will be screening its third film as part of its Fall 2014 Social Justice Film Series (SJFS) – "Sins Invalid" tomorrow at 7:30pm in Rm 216 Living/Learning Commons. This screening is a part of Disability Awareness Month and will feature Charlene Willey, a representative of Pride Center of Vermont LGBTQ People with Disabilities Network. Below are the details and a copy of the film poster has been attached to help promote this program. We appreciate your support.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
7:30 PM - Rm 216 Living/Learning Commons
A brief discussion of the themes led by Charlene Willey from Pride Center of Vermont LGBTQ People with Disabilities Network will follow the screening.
About the film: Sins Invalid narrates a performance project of artists with disabilities, artists of color and queer and gender-variant artists who use the stage to work towards disability justice within their community.
the Social Justice Film Series: Brought to you by the Center for Cultural
Pluralism, the Fall 2014 Social Justice Film Series theme is "Queering
offers participants an educational opportunity to explore
through film and subsequent the queer experience and its
intersections with other social identities. 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.
ASL accommodation will be available for the
screening. For more information or to request additional
accommodations for this film screening, please call (802)
656-8833 or email [log in to unmask].
We look forward to seeing you at our events!
Collaboration & Programs Coordinator
Center for Cultural Pluralism
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