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Film Screening of Honor Diaries

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Foster Auditorium, 102 Paterno Library
Film Screening of Honor Diaries

Honor Diaries is a documentary which follows nine female activists in the Muslim and non-Muslim world, working to better the health and well-being of women. Issues addressed include female genital mutilation, violence against women, honor killings, forced marriage, and lack of access to education. The film originally premiered at the 2013 Chicago International Film Festival and won the Interfaith Award for Best Documentary at the St. Louis International Film Festival.

A paneled discussion will follow the film.

Co-sponsored by the Penn State University Libraries.

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Foster Auditorium, 102 Paterno Library

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