Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Rackham Amphitheater (4th floor Rackham Building)
The Rackham Interdisciplinary Workshop Border Collective invites you to "An Evening with Alex Rivera," including the screening of Rivera's feature film Sleep Dealer, which garnered two awards at Sundance in 2008 and has been routinely praised for both its aesthetic innovations and intricate, powerful storytelling. Alex Rivera is a critically acclaimed director whose work engages issues related to border zones and the Latina/o experience in the United States. Film screening will be followed by a live interview of Rivera using questions generated before hand and then a question-answer session involving the audience. Free and open to the public.