Film screening and discussion of “Not My Life” at Governors State

2014-03-05T00:00:00Z Film screening and discussion of “Not My Life” at Governors StateFor The Times nwitimes.com
March 05, 2014 12:00 am  • 

UNIVERSITY PARK | On March 11, in conjunction with Women’s History Month, Governors State University will host a special, free screening of “Not My Life,” a film about human trafficking and modern slavery on a global scale. The film is directed by Robert Bilheimer.

The screening will be followed by a panel discussion, which will focus on the effects of human trafficking on women in Illinois. Panelists will include Farah Baqai, activist and politician, and representatives from the Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation and Chicago Dream Center.

The program will take place from 5 to 7:30 p.m. in the Governors State University Center for Performing Arts. It is free and open to the public. The event is sponsored by the GSU Intellectual Life Committee, Office of International Services, Toastmasters and Lambda Pi Eta.

Governors State University is located at 1 University Parkway.

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