Tate Student Center at The University of Georgia
The University of Georgia, Baxter Street, Athens, GA 30602
Join the Latin American Sustainable Agriculture Initiative for a screening of Banana Land: Blood, Bullets & Poison. This documentary examines the history and atrocities of the past and the parallel current abuses in the former Banana Republics.
After the screening, a panel of discussants will share information about their research and lives as it relates to this important film. Discussants include:
Amy Trauger, Associate Professor of Geography and LACSI affiliate faculty member at UGA, currently works on the political and cultural economies of environmental movements.
Funding for this event is provided by the Title VI Department of Education’s National Resource Center grant and the Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute at the University of Georgia. The Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute presents this film series as a partner of National Farmworker Awareness Week.