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Library Displays: Women in Film (April 2014)

Information on the resources on display at Simmons Library

About this Display

The International Women's Film Forum is Saturday, April 5, 2014. In celebration of women making films throughout the world, the library's new display features books on women making films throughout the world. View the titles on display in the "Featured Titles" list below.

Featured Titles

These items are currently on display in Beatley Library.

About this Display


Monday, April 7th - Screening and Panel Discussion of Pray The Devil Back To Hell
Join us in C103 at 6:30pm for a screening of Abigail Disney's Pray The Devil Back To Hell, and a panel discussion with:

  • Benjamin R. Cole - Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Relations at Simmons College and leading expert on democratic transition and state fragility/failure.
  • Dan Honig - Harvard Public Policy PhD Candidate and former aid to successive Ministers of Finance in Liberia (2007-2009)
  • Makeda Kamara - Associate Professor of Practice, Nursing at Simmons College and international consultant on reproductive justice, birth and women's wellness.
  • Benjamin J. Spatz - Tufts University PhD Candidate, award-winning photojournalist and leading political risk advisor on Liberia.  


Wednesday, April 9th - A Conversation with Abigail Disney
Documentary filmmaker and peace activist Abigail Disney will hold a public discussion and Q&A session in M501 at 11:30am.