OAKLAND — “Living Along the Fenceline,” a documentary by Lina Hoshino, Deborah Lee and Gwyn Kirk, will be screened on Wednesday, April 27, at 7 p.m. at Danforth Lecture Hall, Mills College. (For a campus map, go to http://www.mills.edu/maps/campus_map.pdf)
The speakers will be Suzuyo Takazato of Okinawa Women Act Against Military Violence and Deborah Berman Santana of the Mills College Department of Ethnic Studies.
“Living Along the Fenceline” tells the stories of seven remarkable women who live alongside U.S. military bases in San Antonio (Texas), Vieques (Puerto Rico), Hawaii, Guam, Okinawa, South Korea and the Philippines. They are teachers, organizers and healers, moved by love and respect for the land, and hope for the next generation
The event is sponsored by Office of the Provost, Barbara Lee Distinguished Chair, Global Fund for Women, and Women for Genuine Security.
For more information, call (510) 430-2277 or visit www.genuinesecurity.org.