LAS 365 Class - Dr. Wilder: Participates in #EmptyChairsTucson

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Thu, 02/23/2017 - 19:30 to Sun, 03/05/2017 - 14:00

#EmptyChairsTucson 

Is a memorial installation honoring the 43 students of Ayotzinapa Rural Teacher's College who were dissapeared in Iguala Guerrero, Mexico, on September 25, 2014. Each chair is decorated to reflect the lives and aspirations of the missing students.

LAS 365: Human Rights Immigration Enforcement & US/MX Border 

As part of the class students created a total of 3 chairs honoring and depicting the lives of 3 of the 43 of Ayotzinapa students. The chairs were in remembrance of Jorge Anibal Cruz Mendoza, Israel Caballero Sanchez and Jesus Jovany Rodriguez Tlatempa. These chairs will be displayed for viewing at the YWCA Tucson as part of a collaboration with Digna Theatre on the dates of Feb 23-26 & March 2-5. Digna Theatre will also be presenting "DIGNA" by Patrica Davis on the same dates. 

For more information on the play visit www.dignatheatre.org 

YWCA address is 525 Bonita Avenue Tucson, Arizona 

 

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