Jeff Gunn, Tubman member, doctoral student (History), and co-founder of the Alliance Against Modern Slavery, was interviewed on Monday March 3, 2014 by CBC’s The National. The segment looked at the Oscar winning movie, 12 Years a Slave, and how the film sheds light on modern slavery. httpv://youtu.be/j3OOzg54MT0
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Check out this year’s films from the African Diaspora at the Toronto International Film Festival. This year’s listings include films such as Half of a Yellow Sun and 12 Years a Slave. Half of a Yellow Slave is the directorial debut from celebrated playwright Biyi Bandele. It is an adaption of Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s […]
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