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“Precious Knowledge”

Monday February 20, 2012


Science Center 183

As part of Afro-Latino Series, Enlace presents Precious Knowledge: a documentary chronicling the fight for Ethnic Studies in Arizona. The film provides an insider’s perspective to a historic battle over civil rights as the student leaders in Tucson High fight to save their classes. Join filmmaker Erin McGinnis as she discusses various issues including the recent banning of Ethnic Studies in Arizona. This event is sponsored by the Departments of Education, Latin American Studies, Sociology and Anthropology, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Peace and Conflict Studies, as well as the Intercultural Center.