MN Literacy Council Movie Night
Literacy program volunteers, staff and community members are invited to attend a movie and discussion night featuring Pray the Devil Back to Hell. After the film, our guest speaker Jo Ellen Fair will share her reflections and lead a discussion. This is a free event. Friends, family and anyone interested in literacy are welcome to attend. Please
About the film: "Pray the Devil Back to Hell chronicles the remarkable story of the courageous Liberian women who came together to end a bloody civil war and bring peace to their shattered country.
"Thousands of women — ordinary mothers, grandmothers, aunts and daughters, both Christian and Muslim — came together to
"A story of sacrifice, unity and transcendence, Pray the Devil Back to Hell honors the strength and perseverance of the women of Liberia. Inspiring, uplifting, and most of all motivating, it is a compelling testimony of how grassroots activism can alter the history of nations." (from the film's website)
About the speaker: Jo Ellen Fair is professor of Journalism and African Studies at the
Hope to see you there!