No Son Invisibles: Maya Women and Microfinance
Thu, November 11, 2010 • 7:00 PM • MEZ 1.306 (Auditorium)
In this important new documentary, 2006 Nobel Peace Prize recipient Muhammad Yunus guides us through the stories of three Maya women from Chiapas, explaining how Microfinance has become a strong source of change and empowerment in their lives.
The free screening of No Son Invisibles will be followed by Q&A with the film's director Melissa Eidson, then a reception in the Spanish and Portuguese departmental lounge (BEN 2.102). The event is being co-sponsored by UT's Department of Spanish and Portuguese, and the Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies.