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Fall 2013 Social Justice Film Series - The Color of Beauty

Nov 13, 2013
7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Living/Learning Commons 216

Renee Thompson has the looks, the walk and the drive. But she?s a black fashion model in a world where white women represent the standard of beauty. The Color of Beauty is a shocking documentary that examines racism in the fashion industry. Woman Being will also be shown to facilitate discussion.

Discussion of themes immediate follow the film. Please allow for up to 30 minutes of debriefing. Free and open to UVM faculty, staff and students.

Brought to you by the Center for Cultural Pluralism. Co-sponsored by the Office of the Vice President of Human Resources, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs.

For more information, contact Roman Christiaens at 802-656-8833 or rfchrist@uvm.edu.

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