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Mar
20
2017
Film Screening and Q&A—Benedicto

A new documentary explores the Guatemalan army's role in atrocity crimes committed during the country's internal conflict, as seen through the eyes of former army commander Benedicto Lucas García.

Mar
16
2017
State Surveillance and the Visual Landscape of War

Tomas van Houtryve discusses his work presented as part of Watching You, Watching Me, the 22nd edition of the Documentary Photography Project's Moving Walls exhibition.

Location:

Museum für Fotografie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Jebensstraße 2, 10623 Berlin, Germany

Mar
7
2017
Talking About Race: A Screening and Discussion of 13th

Open Society Institute–Baltimore and the Office of the Public Defender host a free screening and discussion of Ava DuVernay's documentary, 13th, which looks at racial disparities in the criminal justice system.

Location:

University of Baltimore Moot Court Room, 1420 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21217

Feb
27
2017
Book Launch: Assassination of a Saint (audio)(video)

Matt Eisenbrandt joins a panel of experts to discuss his new book, which tells the story of the investigation into the killing of Archbishop Óscar Romero.

Feb
19
2017
Watching You, Watching Me Exhibit in Berlin: Meet the Curators

Curators of three exhibitions in Berlin that explore the topic of surveillance and photography discuss the exhibitions’ research approaches, underlying concepts, and presentation forms.

Location:

Museum für Fotografie, Jebensstraße 2, 10623 Berlin, Germany

Feb
16
2017
Moving Walls 22 / Watching You, Watching Me Opening Reception in Berlin

The 22nd installation of Open Society Foundations' Moving Walls exhibition series opens in Berlin at the Museum für Fotografie.

Location:

Museum für Fotografie, Jebensstraße 2, 10623 Berlin, Germany

Feb
13
2017
Getting Respect: Responding to Stigma and Discrimination in the United States, Brazil, and Israel (audio)(video)

Michèle Lamont discusses her most recent book, which examines the extent to which racial identity overshadows the daily experiences of stigmatized groups across contexts.

Jan
30
2017
Film Screening and Q&A—Finding Oscar

Finding Oscar tells the remarkable and moving story of the search for justice for Guatemala's 1982 Dos Erres massacre—and how it changed one man's life forever.

Location:

Open Society Foundations-New York

Jan
23
2017
Film Screening and Q&A—The Constitution: A Love Story About Hate

Winner of the Montreal Film Festival Grand Prize of the Americas, The Constitution explores intolerance and hate through the stories of four neighbors in Zagreb, Croatia.

Dec
10
2016
Solutions Summit

The Open Society Institute–Baltimore will host a summit designed to create a community-driven blueprint for the new mayor and city council to address some of Baltimore’s most intractable issues.

Location:

War Memorial Building, 101 N. Gay Street, Baltimore, MD 21202

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