"Voice for the Voiceless" A Documentary Film by Eric Manirakiza
5:00 p.m. Latchis 4
Promoting an exchange of ideas and culture, this international program features presentations by Burundian journalist, Eric Manirakiza, and Burundian peace-worker, Pascal Akimana. Manirakiza’s documentary film, Voice for the Voiceless, shows the importance of African Public Radio (RPA) to the Burundian people’s quest for social justice and good governance. Discussion will follow the film.
Proceeds from admission will benefit Umoja Now, Mr. Akimana’s peace-building organization that works in Burundi to promote gender equality and nurture family harmony. Umoja is Swahili for unity.
Tickets at the door. Suggested donation of $10 for Adults; $5 for Students & Seniors; $20 for Patrons. Free-will offering accepted.