MAESTRA award winning film about the 1961 Cuban Literacy Campaign and panel on Cuba-community showing

October 4, 2015 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Interfaith Center 16 S. Campus

Women, Education, and Liberation

OCPJ is hosting filmmaker Catherine Murphy and showings of her film MAESTRA (2012) at events in the community and on campus.

Narrated by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker, MAESTRA is an award-winning documentary of nine women who, as young girls, volunteered in the 1961 Cuban Literacy Campaign.

A panel discussion on Cuba and the opening of relations with the US with Catherine and Miami faculty follows.

This is an official OCPJ event. Munchies will be available.