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Glass Closet screening and Q & A with Lisa Biagiotti, DC, 8/30

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August 30 - 31, 2010 | 10:30 PM UTC
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The Glass Closet: Sex, Stigma and HIV/AIDS in Jamaica, a reporting project by Micah Fink and Gabrielle Weiss, was produced in partnership with WNET's <a href="http://worldfocus.org/&quot; target="_blank">Worldfocus</a> program and correspondant Lisa Biagiotti. The project explores the effects of homophobia on the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Jamaica and includes four short documentary films that were broadcast on Worldfocus.<br>
The Glass Closet videos will be screened at <a href="http://www.stthomasdc.org/&quot; target="_blank">St. Thomas' Parish</a> in Washington, DC, on Monday, August 30. A discussion and Q&amp;A with Lisa Biagiotti will follow.<br>
6:30 p.m. - Reception
7:00 p.m. - Screening<br>
St. Thomas' Parish Episcopal Church
1772 Church Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036<br>
Metro: Dupont Circle, on the Red Line<br>
<em>RSVP requested </em>- <a href="mailto:[email protected]">rsvp(at)pulitzercenter.org</a&gt;

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