Consuelo Elba will be giving a talk entitled "A Reconsideration of The Making of the Cuban Revolution: Women in the Clandestine City Movement and Women in the Sierra." Elba is a Cuban filmmaker, TV producer and director, whose works include her film "Mujeres de la Guerrilla" (“Women of the Rebel Army”), shown at the 2007 MSP International Film Festival. She was a member of the revolutionary underground and later the Rebel Army.
This event is being sponsored by the Political Science Department of Amherst College, Hampshire College and the Lecture Funds Committee of Amherst College. This talk is free and open to the public.