A Quiet Inquisition

Sunday, 8 November 2015 - 2:00pm

Rainey Auditorium, Penn Museum, 3260 South Street

A Quiet Inquisition

Penn Museum Second Sunday Culture Films

The films in this year's Penn Museum Second Sunday Series are curated around the theme of gender & considering the role that gender/identity plays across many cultures.
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NICARAGUA

A Quiet Inquisition
(Holen Sabrina Kahn, Alessandra Zeka, 2014, 66 min)

Introduction by Tali Ziv, Anthropology, Penn.
Speakers: The filmmakers in conversation with Roseanna Dent, History and Sociology of Science, Penn.

At a public hospital in Managua, Nicaragua, a doctor contends with the harrowing implications of a new law that bans all abortion, even in cases of rape, incest, or to save a woman’s life.

Penn Museum Culture Films

Films are free with museum admission. Pre-registration is not required.


ALL FILMS IN "GENDER ACROSS CULTURES" SERIES

October 11, 2015
A Place in the Middle and Heart of the Sea

November 8, 2015
A Quiet Inquisition

December 13, 2015
Mardistan

February 14, 2016
Muxes

March 13, 2016
Soul Food Stories