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October 31, 2019
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daughter of nepal at SJFC

my wonderful friend filmmaker Surbhi Dewan screened her short film Daughter of Nepal for my students today and talked about present day #politics in #nepalshe also showed a short clip from the film she’s working on right now which is about the #thirdgender community in #kashmirSt. John Fisher Honors Program

October 24, 2019
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the niceties at geva theatre

with my wonderful St. John Fisher College #students at Geva Theatre Center tonight to see ‘the niceties’ directed by nicole watson. The Niceties by Eleanor Burgess: ‘What begins as a polite clash in perspectives explodes into an urgent debate about race, history, and power.’

October 14, 2019
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linda’s film class at SJFC

visited linda moroney’s #documentary & #nonfiction #film #class at #SJFCthis evening and talked about the #partition of #india (her students had just seen #AThinWall) but also about borders in general and what #nativeamericans think about ‘#illegal #immigration’ powerful on #indigenous #peoples’ day. also showed clips from #TheInjuredBody: a film about #racism in #america [photograph by linda moroney]