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Film Screening
Room 5
SUNDAY August 26, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
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Outdated Democracy: A 21st Century Civics Lesson is a documentary film project that examines and evaluates our 19th century electoral system, explains why our democracy is failing, and offers solutions for updating our antiquated electoral system so that it works for everyone. This presentation combines chapters from the film project with a lively audience discussion led by filmmaker, writer and former high school civics teacher Lisa Elaine Scott.


Lisa Elaine Scott is a writer, teacher, filmmaker and life-long human rights activist. She received an undergraduate degree in Secondary Education from the University of Maryland and an MA in Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Peace Building from California State University. After completing... Read more