Human Rights Spotlight Reception in St. Louis
Sunday, November 17, 2013 from 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM (CET)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join us for a reception at the conclusion of the St. Louis premiere of “Seeds of Hope.” Through this documentary, award-winning filmmaker and photojournalist Fiona Lloyd-Davies takes us to a region known as the most dangerous place in the world for women, eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
"Seeds of Hope" is the final film to be screened at the Human Rights Spotlight sessions of the Cinema St. Louis/St. Louis International Film Festival.
We welcome all those who attended films at the Human Rights Spotlight sessions or who are interested in human rights issues. You're invited to continue the discussion of these issues over food and beverages.
The event is free, but for planning purposes, please let us know if you are able to join us for the reception.
Sponsored by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
Human Rights Spotlight Reception
Sunday, Nov. 17, 8:30 p.m.
Holmes Lounge - Washington University in St. Louis
Holmes Lounge is close to Brown Hall, where "The Abominable Crime" as well as "Seeds of Hope" will be shown earlier in the day. We hope you can join us for both of the screenings, at 4:30 and 6:30 pm, respectively.
Holmes Lounge is sandwiched between Eads and Ridgley Halls on the Danforth Campus. The main entrance to the lobby overlooks Brookings Quadrangle.
When & Where
Pulitzer Center and Loyola University Chicago
The Pulitzer Center is an innovative award-winning non-profit journalism organization dedicated to supporting international reporting on under-reported topics and collaborating with media organizations to reach broad and diverse audiences. The Center's educational programs provide students with fresh information on global issues, help them think critically and inspire them to become active consumers and producers of information. http://pulitzercenter.org
Loyola University Chicago is the nation's largest Jesuit, Catholic university, with 10 schools and colleges, and more than 16,000 students. The University has been consistently ranked a top national university by U.S. News & World Report and recognized for community service and engagement by prestigious national organizations including the Carnegie Foundation. The University is part of the Pulitzer Center's Campus Consortium network of more than 20 colleges. http://luc.edu