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.
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.