The Cinematic Slum
Location: Harvard Graduate School of Design
6:30 pm, Piper Auditorium
Moderator: George McCarthy, President and CEO, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy
Slums have been an important visual force in many films. In this keynote and discussion, which will kick off a 3-day symposium on Slums: New Visions for an Enduring Global Phenomenon Indian filmmaker and scholar Ranjani Mazumdar will explore the perceptions that have fueled the imaginations of the cinematic slums.