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|World Affairs Council Hosts Pray the Devil Back to Hell - Film Screening and Discussion|
|Date||Thursday March 12|
|Time||6:30 PM - 8:30 PM|
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World Affairs Council Auditorium
312 Sutter Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94108
The Council will show a special screening of Pray the Devil Back to Hell, the story of a group of Liberian women who came together to end a violent civil war and demand peace for their shattered country combining contemporary interviews, archival images, and scenes of present-day. Following the film, Co-founder and Executive Vice-President, International Center for Transitional Justice, Paul van Zyl, will discuss transitional justice in action focusing on the lessons learned in Liberia, and their relevance for other societies struggling to break cycles of conflict and violence.
Check-in: 6:00 PM; Program: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Council Members: Free, Students: $5, Co-sponsor: $7, Nonmembers: $15
For more information and to register, visit the Council's website, call 415-293-4600, or email info [at] wacsf.org.