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Saturday, January 7, 2012

upcoming film - "The War We Are Living" - January 16, 2012

* * * CHANGE OF VENUE * * * 
The AfroColombia NY and Colombian Studies Group event
on Monday, January 16, 6:30 pm
featuring a documentary and conversation with AfroColombiana leaders
Francia Marquez and Clemencia

Terraza 7 Cafe
40-19 Gleane Street, Queens, New York
Take Train 7, Near 82nd and Roosevelt

Please join us for this night of solidarity AND music!
conversation followed by music from acclaimed Colombian artists
Gregorio Uribe
Diego Obregon from Grupo Chonta

We hope you can join us at Terraza!

for more information, contact

AfroColombia NY and the Colombian Studies Group (CUNY Graduate Center) 
would like to invite you to a very special evening
of solidarity and political strategy 
featuring a documentary 
"The War We Are Living" 
part of the acclaimed PBS series Women, War & Peace 
and conversation with 
 Clemencia Carabali and Francia Marquez
Afro-Colombian Leaders featured in the film
on Monday, January 16 at 6:30 p.m. 
310 W. 43rd Street (Close to 8th Avenue)
7th Floor, Rooms 2A/2B
SEIU 1199 East-Latin American Solidarity Committee
The film highlights the efforts of two extraordinary Afro-Colombian women who are defying powerful mining interests and paramilitary death threats to protect their community and the land that sustains them. They are standing up for a generation of Colombians who have been terrorized and forcibly displaced as a deliberate strategy of war.
Simultaneous interpretation will be provided.
Please RSVP at

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