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Lakay NOU: Forum on Haitian Immigration with Stefani Saintonge

Saturday, December 8, 3PM
Brooklyn Children’s Museum | 145 Brooklyn Ave | Brooklyn, NY MAP

Join Haiti Cultural Exchange’s Lakou NOU 2018 artist in residence Stefani Saintonge for a discussion & screening on deportations and TPS (Temporary Protected Status).

Throughout 2018, Stefani Saintonge has gathered interviews from TPS holders and their family members in Crown Heights and throughout Brooklyn as well as field experts and community leaders.

Saintonge will offer interview excerpts and join in discussion with organizers Albert Saint-Jean (BAJI, Black Alliance for Just Immigration) and Janay Cauthen (former wife of Jean Montrevil, Co-Founder of New Sanctuary Coalition of New York City).

Stefani Saintonge is a Haitian-American filmmaker and educator. Her work, which focuses on women, youth and immigration, has screened at several festivals in the US and abroad. Learn more about Lakou NOU artists here.

 

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