Events

IAS Screens: Hmong Memory at the Crossroads

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00pm, Best Buy Theater, 4th Floor, Northrop (84 Church St SE, Minneapolis), Free and open to the public/

Join the Institute for Advanced Study for a free screening of this 2015 documentary, made in part with the support of the Humanities Without Walls Consortium. This film will be shown in the Best Buy Theater, on the 4th Floor of Northrop.

“Hmong Memory at the Crossroads” weaves the stories of three generations of Hmong refugees in the Midwest and France. Liachoua Naolu Lee, a Hmong-American from Rochester Hills, MI, revisits his past as a former refugee and son of Hmong veterans of the French Indochina War and of the American Secret War in Laos.

Cosponsored by the Immigration History Research Center, the departments of Asian American Studies, History, Asian Languages and Literature, and French and Italian, and the Institute for Global Studies.

See the webpage for more.

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