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 oversees numerous applied research studies aimed at addressing the root causes of poverty,as well as examining approaches to reduce its effects. McSilver’s studies are defined by research partnerships with policy makers, service organizations, and community stakeholders. Research efforts are guided by an understanding of the links between individuals, families, and communities to their external environments, as well as the interrelatedness of race and poverty. The McSilver Institute is dedicated to advocating for evidence-informed policies, services, and resources.