Interested in food justice, environmental communication, film, or just need a break? If so, consider attending Filmmaker Scott Hamilton Kennedy’s screening of his Oscar nominated documentary, The Garden, and his following Q&A.
Where: Joseph Theater.
When: April 3rd, 7:30pm
The Garden tells the complicated struggle over the fourteen-acre community garden in South Central Los Angeles, the largest of its kind in the United States. The film deals with environmental issues and the political and social implications of urban agriculture and a community’s fight against city council to keep the garden alive. You can read more about the film and check out the trailer at:
The event is co-sponsored by Film Studies, Environmental Studies, Latin American Studies, and Center for Public Service.