THE LAND BENEATH OUR FEET (60 min, 2016, Dirs: Sarita Siegel, Gregg Mitman)

  • When: March 27, 2017 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Where: Department of Anthropology Kriser Screening Room 25 Waverly Place, Ground Floor
  • Summary: This documentary chronicles a young Liberian man, uprooted by war who returns home with rare 1926 footage of an historic land grab, an explosive reminder of the enduring struggle over land rights. Post-screening discussion with Director Gregg Mitman
  • Details:

    MONDAY / MARCH 27 / 5–7 PM

    Department of Anthropology Kriser Screening Room 25 Waverly Place, Ground Floor

    RSVP: cmch.info@nyu.edu

    THE LAND BENEATH OUR FEET

    (60 min, 2016, Dirs: Sarita Siegel, Gregg Mitman)

    This documentary chronicles a young Liberian man, uprooted by war who returns home with rare 1926 footage of an historic land grab, an explosive reminder of the enduring struggle over land rights. Post-screening discussion with Director Gregg Mitman (Department of Medical History and Bioethics, University of Wisconsin-Madison).

    Co-sponsors: Africana Studies, Social and Cultural Analysis; History