April 18, 2013, 6:00pm
Global Distinguished Lecture: Saving Face
Presenter: National Resources Centers, Unviersity of Pennsylvania
Participants: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker
Location: Penn Museum’s Harrison Auditorium (3260 South Street, Philadelphia)

The annual Global Distinguished Lecture featuring Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, which will be hosted on April 18th at 6 PM in Penn Museum’s Harrison Auditorium (3260 South Street, Philadelphia). Come see a screening of Ms. Obaid Chinoy’s winning film Saving Face, which examines the trials faced by female survivors of acid attacks in Pakistan and their quest for justice, and stay for a Q&A session with the filmmaker herself. The event will be followed by a reception in Irvine Auditorium’s Café 58 at 34th and Spruce Streets.

PLEASE RSVP for this free event at globaldistinguishedlecture.eventbrite.com

Africa Center, Middle East Center, Center for East Asian Studies, South Asia Center, Global Engagement Fund, Office of the Provost; Department of Cinema Studies; Department of Religious Studies; Alice Paul Center for Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies; Center for Global Communications Studies, Annenberg School of Communications; School of Social Policy and Practice; Smith College Club of Philadelphia, Penn Museum