Provost Film Series: Rachida

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Event Details

March 21, 2012 | 7:30 PM | Pollak Theatre

Free Event

RACHIDA (Not Rated)

A look at terrorism in Algeria in the 1990s through the eyes of Rachida, a teacher in one of the school districts. The film digs into the life of a woman in the Sunni Muslim patriarchal culture and the day-to-day living with anxiety and fear as bands of guerrilla thugs roam the streets. Panelists: Dr. Nancy Mezey, director, Institute for Global Understanding and Dr. Saliba Sarsar, professor of political science, Monmouth University


Event Categories

Pollak Theatre, World Cinema Series