A screening of the film Plastic China (China, 2016), followed by conversation, dinner and panel discussion with filmmaker Jiu-liang Wang. Plastic China follows the members of a family who spend their lives sorting and recycling plastic waste from the United States, Europe, and Asia. RSVP: https://gatech.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_78rFDxh1BwCDm9n.
Created by a faculty team from the Ivan Allen College's Schools of Modern Languages and Literature, Media, and Communication at Georgia Tech, The Global Media Festival: Sustainability Across Languages and Cultures focuses on international media productions that explore issues and challenges associated to sustainability. The Global Media Festival's goal is to serve as a global interdisciplinary forum that creates awareness of the cultural and linguistic challenges that emerge from the different meanings and interpretations of sustainability in diverse contexts.
A full list Global Media Fest events can be found at: https://modlangs.gatech.edu/globalmediafest/upcomingevents
For more information, contact
Dr. Juan Carlos Rodríguez
Associate Professor of Spanish
School of Modern Languages