A Crowd-Funding Campaign for Stories of El Salvador

35mmThe exhibition Stories of El Salvador: The Civil War and Its Aftermath will open April 8, 2014 at the Stovall Gallery, at New York University’s Kimmel Center.

In order to cover the exhibition costs, we have launched a crowd-funding campaign through Indiegogo and so far have raised 90% of the goal with 5 more days to go.
We have also started a great collaboration with Dr. Pamela Calla and her Spring 2014 undergraduate seminar, Women in Social Movements in Latin America. Students are helping us in the many preparatory phases of the exhibition, from scanning 35mm slides to framing photos, from detailed research of historical facts to marketing and outreach activities. They will also collaborate to the Film Series and Symposium that will accompany the exhibition.

Save the dates:

April 16, 2014 – 6.30pm
We Women Warriors
The movie will be presented by Dr. Pamela Calla.

April 23, 2014 – 6.30pm
Mujeres de la guerra
A discussion with directors Lyn McCracken and Theodora Simon will follow the film screening.

April 30, 2014 – 6.30pm
Dr. Florence Babb, from the University of Florida, will present “Gender, Race, and Indigeneity in Latin America: Provocations from Decolonial Feminism” in the symposium co-sponsored by CLACS Feminist Constellations Working Group and the College of Arts and Science.

All the events will be free and open to the public and will take place at the Auditorium of the King Juan Carlos Center, NYU.

If you want to see the exhibition’s trailer and support Stories of El Salvador with a donation, click here.

Posted by Camilla Querin and Raúl Guzmán – MA Candidates at CLACS / Museum Studies

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: