Thursday, September 8
Presented by: Hala Zein-Sabatto, Vanderbilt Interfaith Council
USA (2008) Dir: Beth Murphy. Two American women who lost their husbands in the 9/11 tragedy, cope with loss and struggle by dedicating themselves to empowering Afghan widows whose lives have been ravaged by decades of war, poverty and oppression. From their comfortable Boston neighborhoods to the most desperate Afghan villages, they bond with widows and discover profound ways to move beyond tragedy. Not Rated. 96 mins. DVD. Held in conjunction with campus-wide programs commemorating the 10th anniversary of 9/11.