Lecture | Africa and The World

Thursday, October 20, 2011 - 6:00pm

Africa and the World

Dr. Tukufu Zuberi, the Lasry Family Professor of Race Relations at the University of Pennsylvania, filmmaker, human rights activist, and host of the PBS series "History Detectives," kicks off the Imagine Africa contemporary issues lecture series, discussing the challenges of making a documentary in Africa. This multimedia presentation explores the power of documentary film making and other forms of media in telling the story of the impact the world has had on Africa, and in turn, the impact Africa has had on the world.

Cinema Studies Program
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