Whitney Humanities Center Film Screening: “Ornament of the World”

Event time: 
Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 4:00pm
Whitney Humanities Center, Auditorium See map
53 Wall Street
New Haven, CT 06520
Event description: 

The Whitney Humanities Center presents a film screening: 

Ornament of the World”.

Director Michael Schwarz (YC ‘75). 

How Muslims, Jews, and Christians created a culture of tolerance in medieval Spain, based on the book by María Rosa Menocal. Introduced by the director and followed by a discussion with the director, Abigail Balbale (NYU), and Jerrilynn Dodds (Sarah Lawrence).

(Films at the Whitney, supported by the Barbakow Fund for Innovative Film Programs at Yale)

Open to: 
General Public