Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Ixcanul Screening and Educator Reception

October 1st, 2016
4:30 PM

The Broad Theater
636 N. Broad St.

The Latin American Resource Center and the Broad Theater are hosting a screening of Ixcanul, an educator reception, and discussion about the film. Ixcanul follows the life of a young Kaqchikel Maya woman as she grapples with problems in the modern world. The film was Guatemala’s entry in the 2016 Best Foreign Language Film Category at the Oscars. The discussion following the film will be led by Professor Judith Maxwell and Kaqchikel Maya language scholar, Ixnal Cuma Chávez.

The educator’s reception is sold out! But, anyone can join us for the film screening and discussion. The public may purchase tickets to attend the screening and discussion online here.

Event Schedule:

4:30 Educator Reception
5:00 Film
6:30 Discussion

Guatemala + People
Valerie McGinley
SCLAS Director of Planning and Management