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Njpac: PSE&G True Diversity Film Series | Education
March 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
NJPAC: PSE&G True Diversity Film Series
The True Diversity Film Series examines films that can evoke broad-thinking on issues of diversity and spur discussions on the importance of strengthening community ties. Following the viewings, attendees will have the opportunity to engage in a thought-provoking panel discussion with invited guests of varied fields, including academia and news media, and beyond.
All showings will be held at 6PM at Express Newark – Rutgers University
54 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ, Room 213
Admission is free! RSVP required.
Girl Rising, spotlights the unforgettable stories of nine girls living in the developing world, striving beyond circumstance and overcoming nearly insurmountable odds to achieve their dreams. Directed by Academy Award Nominee, Richard E. Robbins, written by acclaimed female writers, and voiced by Meryl Streep, Kerry Washington, Anne Hathaway and more, Girl Rising proves that one girl with courage is a revolution.
Nine girls. Nine stories of courage.
About the Girl Rising:
Girl Rising believes that storytelling can be a transformational catalyst for impact and long-term social change. Our stories are about ordinary but extraordinary girls from all over the world. They are told in the form of film, television, social media videos, graphic novels, radio, curricula and more.
Learn more about:
The Diversity Film Series at NJPAC http://www.njpac.org/about-njpac/community-engagement-1/community-events/pseg-true-diversity-film-series/
Express Newark https://www.expressnewark.org/
The Girl Rising Installation: https://www.girlrising.com/
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