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Professor Alexandra Moore, "What Can Human Rights Films Do?"

Thursday, March 31, 2016
4:00pm – 5:00pm

Storrs Campus
Austin 217 (Stern Room)

Please join us for a Lecture Sponsored by The Research Program on Humanitarianism, HRI University of Connecticut

Alexandra Schultheis Moore University of North Carolina, Greensboro

What Can Human Rights Films Do? Precarity and the Politics of Visuality in Joshua Oppenheimer's The Look of Silence

March 31, 2016 4 pm Austin 217 (Stern Room)

Professor Moore is co-editor of four landmark collections on human rights and literature, including the MLA’s Options for Teaching Series Teaching Human Rights in Literary and Cultural Studies (2015) and the Routledge Companion to Literature and Human Rights (2015). Her most recent monograph is Vulnerability and Security in Human Rights Literature and Visual Culture.


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