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Names Live Nowhere: Film Screening and Discussion

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Narrated by a griot, this film discusses the Senegalese Diaspora, focusing on the reasons why many Senegalese decide to leave their native communities in search of a better life in Europe or America . We learn about difficulties they face as immigrants as well as returnees.

Names Live Nowhere is part of the Center for Black Diaspora’s Winter Quarter film series “Cinema: Transnational Subjects, African & Black Diaspora Immigrant Experiences”. The films cover a wide scope of discussion on the Diaspora in little known places like Iran, as well as the migration to places in Europe and the Americas.

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Recorded Wednesday, February 24, 2010 at DePaul University - Richardson Library - Rosati Room 300.

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