HBO documentary film screening: American Winter
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join us for a McSilver Institute film screening and special panel discussion for the critically acclaimed HBO documentary: AMERICAN WINTER.
Panel discussion with the filmmaker and other leaders in anti-poverty policy, research, and advocacy to follow screening.
The panel will be moderated by a special guest, former City Council Member and State Senator Tom Duane.
Thelma Dye, Ph.D. Executive Director, Northside Center for Child Development
Harry Gantz, Co-Director & Producer of American Winter
Robert Hawkins, Ph.D. NYU McSilver Associate Professor of Social Work
Sheena Wright, President, United Way of New York City
Please note: Tickets are on a first-come-first-served basis.
What can/can't I bring to the event?
Please note: no food or drink is allowed inside the theaters.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Yes, please bring a printed copy to gain entrance. You can also bring your smartphone or tablet with your ticket as well!
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
As long as you have a printed ticket, that's okay!
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Email us here.
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NYU McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research
The McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research at New York University Silver School of Social Work is committed to creating new knowledge about the root causes of poverty, developing evidence-based interventions to address its consequences, and rapidly translating research findings into action.
The McSilver Institute employs collaborative research methods via partnerships with policymakers, service organizations, consumers, and community stakeholders.
An understanding of the significant link between individuals, families, communities, and their external environments, as well as the interrelatedness of race and poverty guide the McSilver Institute’s research efforts.