PoTW – Human Rights & Latin America: Films in Dialogue: La forma exacta de las islas (The exact shape of the islands)

1 afiche ISLAS fin CURVASScreening of La forma exacta de las islas  [The exact shape of the islands], by Edgardo Dieleke and Daniel Casabe. 85 m. Argentina.

Introduced by Edgardo Dieleke.

This series invites both the academic community and the general public to reflect on contemporary discourses of Human Rights in Latin America through the gaze of renowned filmmakers of the region. Some of the topics addressed by the screenings are: Democracy, Indigenous Population, Economical Inequality, Race, Gender and Sexual Slavery. Each film will be introduced by a guest speaker and it will be followed by an open debate with the audience.

In collaboration with the Institute of Modern Languages Research and the Human Rights London Consortium.

Coordination: Dr. Cecilia Sosa (University of East London / Institute of Latin American Studies) and Dr. Jordana Blejmar (Institute of Modern Languages Research).

Free to attend.

To register your interest, please email Dr. Cecilia Sosa.

Date and time: 06 February 2014, 18:00 – 20:00

Venue: Room 103 (Senate House, first floor)

 

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