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Dissent as a Way of Life: Freedom, Jail, Love

September 13, 2017, 7:00 PM

Free

Jinyan Zeng, the 2017 Oak Fellow, is a Chinese human rights activist and scholar who uses digital storytelling to expose and oppose political repression. She began her filmmaking career a decade ago while under house arrest in Beijing. In this her first public address to the Maine community, Zeng talks about the power of love and creativity in the daily struggle for liberation.

A reception in the Diamond Atrium will be held from 6 to 7 p.m.

Sponsored by the Oak Institute for Human Rights.

Details

Date:
September 13, 2017
Time:
7:00 PM
Cost:
Free

Organizer

Lindsey Cotter-Hayes
Phone:
859-5356
Email:
escoordinator@colby.edu

Venue

Ostrove Auditorium, Diamond Building, Colby College
4000 Mayflower Hill Drive
Waterville, ME
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