“Asmarina”: Screening and Discussion with Angela Davis and Medhin Paolos

Date: 

Thursday, March 29, 2018, 6:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums’ Menschel Hall

Asmarina is a documentary about the Eritrean-Ethiopian community in Italy.It traces the complex networks of colonial legacies, transnational migrations, family ties and diasporic politics.The result is a collective tale which brings to light a postcolonial heritage that has been little scrutinized up to now: the everyday life stories of those who have lived in the country for years, those who were born there and the daycare of the refugees who have just arrived.

Presented by: Harvard Art Museums
Tickets: This program is free and open to the public, but tickets are required. Free tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis, beginning at noon on Tuesday, March 20th, at theHarvard Box Office, located in Farkas Hall, 12 Holyoke St, Cambridge. Tickets must be picked up in person and are not available online or by phone. Limit of two tickets per person.
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Asmarina is a documentary about the Eritrean-Ethiopian community in Italy.It traces the complex networks of colonial legacies, transnational migrations, family ties and diasporic politics.The result is a collective tale which brings to light a postcolonial heritage that has been little scrutinized up to now: the everyday life stories of those who have lived in the country for years, those who were born there and the daycare of the refugees who have just arrived.