Dear Mandela Reality Check: Comparing North St. Louis City with Present Day South Africa
Monday, April 8
Tegeler Hall, Carlo Auditorium
Frank Kronenberg, Visiting Scholar from Capetown, South Africa and one of the founders of Occupational Therapy without Borders will be presenting, "Dear Mandela," a documentary film about post apartheid South Africa. Following the showing, he will engage participants in a discussion comparing the South African experience with that of African Americans since the Civil War, with a focus on conditions in North St. Louis City.
This film is being presented as part of Saint Louis University's Atlas Program in partnership with the Sixth Annual Africa World Documentary Film Festival, sponsored by the E. Desmond Lee Endowed Professorship in African/African American Studies of the International Studies and Programs at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.