Department of Spanish and Portuguese
Department of Spanish and Portuguese

No Son Invisibles: Maya Women and Microfinance

Thu, November 11, 2010 | MEZ 1.306 (Auditorium)

7:00 PM

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.

Sponsored by: The Department of Spanish and Portuguese and LLILAS

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