St. Norbert College presents a documentary on Argentina's Dirty War

Feb. 28, 7 p.m.

From St. Norbert College, February 13, 2012
by Chris Swietlik, chris.swietlik@snc.edu, (920) 403-3089

The St. Norbert College Peace and Justice Center will present the documentary film, "Argentina's Dirty War: Las Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo and the Search for Identity" on Tuesday, Feb. 28, at 7 p.m. at the Fort Howard Theater in the Bemis International Center on the St. Norbert College campus. The event is free and open to the public.

The film details efforts taken by Las Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo to find their lost grandchildren who were kidnapped during Argentina's Dirty War from 1977-1983. Today, Las Abuelas has located more than 100 of the missing grandchildren, many of whom had no knowledge of their past or of their true identities. Some 400 still remain.

For more information contact the Peace and Justice Center at pjc@snc.edu or 920-403-3881.