RPCVs -- I'd like to share this with you. I am volunteering at this
benefit; I have seen a preview of the film and believe it talks to
our experience. Please share the following with your friends.
Heart of the Congo: Does International Aid Help??
Herbst Theatre, January 28, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Film premiere and Benefit for Action Against Hunger.
Conversation following film with Anne-Sophie Fournier, Executive
Director, Action Against Hunger; Adam Hochschild, Author, King
Leopold's Ghost; Tom Weidlinger, film maker. Music by Samba
Ngo and his band.
"With uncommon honesty and no sentimentality, this film shows
both the difficulties and the absolute necessity of creative
humanitarian aid projects in a cuntry recovering from war."
Film at 8p.m.
Reception, Conversation at 9p.m.
Music at 10p.m.
$10.00 for film only;
$35.00 for film and reception
Questions to Valerie Hunt Stinger [note: Valerie did not give me her
Also see www.heartofthecongo.com