Stolen Daughters: Kidnapped by Boko Haram

Wednesday, 4 March 2020 - 7:00pm

Montgomery Theatre, Annenberg Center, 3680 Walnut Street 

Stolen Daughters: Kidnapped by Boko Haram

dir. Gema Atwal, 2018, 60 min.

How do young women who survive extremist abductions and violence adjust to the complex demands and pressures of their government, community, and family once freed?


Film series presented by Wolf Humanities Center and Cinema and Media Studies Program. Curated by Rahul Mukherjee, Dick Wolf Assistant Professor of Television and New Media Studies, Assistant Professor of English University of Pennsylvania

 

Series cosponsored by Penn's Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts and Scribe Video Center.

 

Detail Stolen Daughters: Kidnapped by Boko Haram

Event is free and open to the public. Pre-registration requested.


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