See the Film 'The Diaspora Journal'

Event Details


Date: February 15, 2017

Times: 7 p.m.

Location: Kresge Recital Hall, Humanities Center

Ticket Info: Free and open to the public.

 


In celebration of Black History Month, Augustana's Ethiopian Student Association and African Students Union will present the film "The Diaspora Journal," a story about a second-generation American experiencing a day in the life of locals in Ethiopia, at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 15, in Kresge Recital Hall.

The film's director, Nathan Araya, will be present and will speak at the event.

About the Film

"The Diaspora Journal" is a film and campaign to connect the world to the African Diaspora culture. Immerse into the life of an Ethiopian Diaspora through the journey of Nathan Araya as a filmmaker. From giving free taxi rides as a taxi cab’s assistant to shining shoes in the streets of one of the fastest growing economic cities in the world, "The Diaspora Journal" reveals a young man experiencing a day in the life of locals in Addis Ababa while discovering identity, freedom and hope.