MLC 213

Film screening and Q & A with filmmaker Fred Kuwornu. Kuwornu, activist-producer-writer-director, was born and raised in Italy and is of Italian-Ghanaian descent.18 IUS SOLI: The Right to Be Italian (2012) is an award-winning grassroots documentary about the issue of citizenship for the over 1,000,000 children born in Italy to immigrant parents, who are denied citizenship because they have no Italian “blood”. This event is made possible by the generous support of: The Departments of Romance Languages, and Theatre & Film Studies; The Willson Center for Humanities & Arts, The African Studies Institute, and The Latin American & Caribbean Studies Institute.