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Panel Discussion to Raise Awareness of Human Rights Violations

December 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

“Into The Light”
A Panel Discussion To Raise Awareness Of Human Rights Violations

Supporting Programming For When Caged Birds Sing, featuring the works of Ann Weiner. Thursday, December 2, 6 – 7 PM
Moderated by Ruth Mannes, MoCA Westport Executive Director

Join MoCA Westport for a special panel discussion, “Into The Light,” supporting our current When Caged Birds Sing exhibition. The panel is free of charge but advance registration is required.  Hear first-hand from those directly involved in the effort to raise awareness of, and have an impact on, human rights violations in our region.  The panel will include a Q&A from audience members. Come early to enjoy our weekly Happy Hour at Bar MoCA from 5 – 7 PM, and stay after the panel to view the 45-minute film associated with the exhibition.

Panelists Include:

  • Claudia King, State of CT’s HART (Human Anti-trafficking Response Team)
  • Cadence Pentheny, Coordinator, Community and Corporate Learning, LGBTQ+ Training Institute, Triangle Community Center
  • Jamie Rubin, Southwest Regional Manager, Connecticut Commission on Human Rights & Opportunities

 

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Seating will follow social distancing guidelines. Attendees will be required to show an ID and provide 1) proof of a full vaccination, or 2) printed proof of a negative PCR test within 72 hours prior to entry, or 3) proof of a negative rapid test within 24 hours prior to entry. See our full Health & Safety Policy. 

Details

Date:
December 2
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

MoCA Westport
19 Newtown Turnpike
Westport, CT 06880 United States
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Phone:
(203) 222-7070
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