Schedule and Speakers
The Urgency of Dialogue, the University's 12th annual Human Rights Film Series offers a line-up of six films that try to inspire dialogues about some of the most critical human rights issues facing today's world.
Tuesday, January 29 - 7:00
Muslim film-maker, Deeyah Khan, in daring dialogues with white supremacists
Laura Cherner, Assistant Director, Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh
Monday, February 4 - 7:00
A timely look at a culture of silence in the face of sexual harassment and abuse and other forms of gender violence.
Chris McAneny, Founder, 3E Now. 3E Now aims to Educate and Empower teens to Eliminate dating violence
Wednesday, February 13 - 7:00
A look at the contamination and protection of Pennsylvania's waterways.
- Robert Sroufe, Professor of Sustainability, Operations and Supply Chain Management, MBA Sustainable Business Practices program, Palumbo-Donahue School, Duquesne University
- John F. Stolz, Professor, Biological Sciences and Director, Center for Environmental Research and Education, Duquesne University
- Lisa Brown, Executive Director, Watersheds of South Pittsburgh.
- Brady Porter, Associate Professor & Director of Undergraduate Studies, Biological Sciences.
- Sean Brady, Exec. Dir. of the Hollow Oak Land Trust & President of Three Rivers Waterkeeper
Monday, February 18 - 7:00
An investigation of outsourced content moderators charged with censuring what we see on the internet.
Professor of Journalism, Media Department, McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts
Tuesday, February 26 - 7:00
A film about race-relations and white privilege in America.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts
All screenings at 7 p.m. in 105 College Hall on the campus of Duquesne University