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Saturday, Sept 20, 4pm @ Shemin Auditorium, Shaffer Art Building

By Talal Derki

Closely following two friends over two years, Return to Homs is a visceral and urgent account of the Syrian revolution. Basset is a 19-year-old goalkeeper for the national soccer team. His plaintive protest songs make him a powerful voice of the opposition…

We proudly celebrate the twelfth anniversary of the Syracuse University Human Rights Film Festival this year. We once again bring you an outstanding line-up of critically acclaimed films addressing social justice issues around the globe to Central New York. This year’s festival is part of Syracuse Symposium 2014: Perspective and is presented by the SU Humanities Center and the Newhouse School…

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All films are subtitled or closed-captioned in English. ASL interpreters will also be present for the Introductions and Q&As.

The Central New York Humanities Corridor, generously supported by an award from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, will present the annual Digital Witness Symposium on Thursday, Oct. 10, at 7 p.m. in the Joyce Hergenhan Auditorium in Newhouse 3.

The symposium is free and open to the public. American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation and Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) will be provided…

Thursday, Sept. 26 – Saturday, Sept 28

We proudly celebrate the eleventh anniversary of the Syracuse University Human Rights Film Festival this year. The festival began in 2003 as a collaboration between Syracuse University, Breakthrough and The Asia Society with a primary focus on South Asia…

Friday, February 20, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm SOCIAL JUSTICE GangaaJal—The Holy Weapon  (Director to be present) Prakash Jha, 150 minutes, 2003, India A searing look at the intractable issue of police corruption in India.   Saturday, February 21, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm CHILDREN’S RIGHTS  Looking for Kannan Yasir Khan, 18 minutes, 2002, Sri   

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