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Thought Leaders from Around the World Including Britain, Africa, Singapore, Iceland, US Convene in Boston for Symposium Dedicated to Improving Lives of Families Globally
Date:5/9/2013

t sessions on education, health and human rights
  •     Free Cultural festival featuring cultural arts, international, food and dance
  •     An Awards Celebration held at the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum honoring Karen Ansara, Founder of the Haiti Fund, Boston; Global Fund for Women, received by Musimbi Kanyoro, President and CEO; and The Government of Singapore, received by Yu-Foo Yee Shoon, Former Minister of State. Kerry Kennedy will be the keynote speaker and Grammy-certificate winner and cultural envoy and activist, Maya Azucena, will present an acapella performance.
  •     Screenings of international films exploring critical issues, moderated by Lisa Simmons, founder and president of The Color of Film Collaborative, Inc., include:
  • o    The Presumption of Guilt: The Arrest of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Race, Class and Crime in America (discussed by Charles Ogletree, Professor of Law, Harvard Law School/directed by Hafiz Farid)
    o    Survivor: Living Above the Noise (discussed by filmmaker Brook Bello, Founder/Executive Director of More Too Life, Inc.)
    o    The Day My God Died (discussed by Brigitte Cazalis-Collins, Director of Friends of Maiti Nepal/filmmaker Andrew Levine)
    o    Education Under Fire (filmmaker Jeffrey Kaufman, Amnesty International)
    o    The House I Live (discussed by Charles Ogletree/director, writer, producer Eugene Jarecki)
    For more information about the keynote speakers, panel discussions, day-long cultural festival, awards ceremony and international films, visit wheelock.edu/conference. For participation in ongoing discussion, go to wheelockglobalcauses.org, #globalcauses.

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