Global Cinema Film Screening: Naomi’s Journey

Thursday, Oct 14, 2021 7:00pm to 10:00pm America/New_York 2021-10-14 19:00:00 2021-10-14 22:00:00 Global Cinema Film Screening: Naomi’s Journey On Thursday, October 14 at 7pm in Sullivan Theater, Assistant Professor Oscar Gonzalez-Barreto will host a STAC screening of Naomi's Journey an international film on migration, justice, and the German legal system. After the screening, there will be a Q&A session with Associate Professor Ernesto Silva from Kennesaw State University in Georgia.

Students can RSVP here for the film:

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Dr. Silva received his Ph.D. at the University of California-Irvine. He teaches Latin American/Latinx Studies at Kennesaw State University, Georgia, specializing in Latin American films with an emphasis on immigration issues. His research focuses on the representation of marginalized groups, like immigrants, Afro-Latinos, and indigenous people, in film, literature, and theater. He was the co-organizer of the Year of Peru (2011-12), which resulted in the publication of a co-edited Special Edition of The Journal of Global Initiatives: Peruvian Trajectories of Sociocultural Transformation (2012). He organizes the KSU Latin American Film Festival, which is in its seventh year, and regularly offers presentations on Latin American cinema. Every year he takes students to study abroad to Spain, Ecuador, and Peru. 
Sullivan Theatre, 125 NY-340, Sparkill, NY 10976, USA
Sullivan Theatre, 125 NY-340, Sparkill, NY 10976, USA
On Thursday, October 14 at 7pm in Sullivan Theater, Assistant Professor Oscar Gonzalez-Barreto will host a STAC screening of Naomi's Journey an international film on migration, justice, and the German legal system. After the screening, there will be a Q&A session with Associate Professor Ernesto Silva from Kennesaw State University in Georgia.

Students can RSVP here for the film:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeJuw9XT6A33NFkGipbGcKeYqO9onY0r5yJgCRkVxUJR-IG8w/viewform

Dr. Silva received his Ph.D. at the University of California-Irvine. He teaches Latin American/Latinx Studies at Kennesaw State University, Georgia, specializing in Latin American films with an emphasis on immigration issues. His research focuses on the representation of marginalized groups, like immigrants, Afro-Latinos, and indigenous people, in film, literature, and theater. He was the co-organizer of the Year of Peru (2011-12), which resulted in the publication of a co-edited Special Edition of The Journal of Global Initiatives: Peruvian Trajectories of Sociocultural Transformation (2012). He organizes the KSU Latin American Film Festival, which is in its seventh year, and regularly offers presentations on Latin American cinema. Every year he takes students to study abroad to Spain, Ecuador, and Peru.