Wednesday, November 12, 2008
Free Friday Film Series at UNM Women's Resource Center
The Women's Resource Center at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque offers a free film series on Fridays in the WRC Group Room. Free popcorn and/or bring your lunch. The Center is located at the back of Mesa Vista Hall (see map). For $1.75 an hour you can park at the vistor's ramp (see ), which is a short walk to the Center, but a little tricky to get to. The latest WRC Newsletter lists the schedule for the next three weeks, and you can sign up to get an email version of the quarterly newsletter sent to you by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. The upcoming films are:
November 14, 2008, 12:00 Noon
The Women’s Kingdom
This filmmaker travels to the Mosuo area of China and talks with women and men about their lives and how increased tourism has affected their matriarchal traditions.
November 21, 2008, 12:00 Noon
And the March Continues!
Documents the Gay and Lesbian rights movement in Mexico and explores the ways that religion and culture have influenced the acceptance of GLBT people living there.
December 5, 2008, 12:00 Noon
Flowers for Guadalupe
Mexican women discuss the cultural and spiritual signifi cance of La Virgen de Guadalupe in their lives and how she is a liberating symbol.