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A Screening of PROMISED LAND with filmmaker YORUBA RICHEN and commentary by SEAN JACOBS, GPIA

Friday, Feb 11, 1 PM,

Wollman Hall, 66 West 12th Street

Yoruba Richen’s powerful documentary, Promised Land, offers us an inside look at the story of land reform and racial reconciliation in the new, post-apartheid South Africa. The screening is followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker and Sean Jacobs of the New School Graduate Program in International Afairs. Sean Jacobs, a native of Cape Town, South Africa, holds a Ph.D. in Politics from the University of London and is an Assistant Professor at GPIA.

Cosponsored with the Graduate Program in International Affairs and the Global Studies Undergraduate Program.

Admission is free of charge, but reservations are a MUST:

212 229-5682 or [email protected]

Reservations for New School students may be placed after December 1; for all others, reservations will be accepted after January 5.

For some background. Here and here.

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