"Change the Subject" documentary film discussion on activism and advocacy work.
From Etta Thornburg
Facilitator: Dianne Narum
Panelists: Tina Gross, and Karla Jurgemeyer
Panel discussion on the documentary film "Change the Subject" about the Dartmouth College students whose activism and advocacy work directly lobbied the Library of Congress to change the subject term “Illegal Aliens” to “Undocumented Immigrants”. Tina Gross, of North Dakota State University and Karla Jurgemeyer, of St. Olaf College, who both worked on efforts to change the Library of Congress Subject heading, will discuss this film and the work done by libraries and librarians since the film was created.
Attendees are encouraged to watch the film - available on YouTube at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1SroscdR7-Y before the session and either send your questions and comments to session facilitator, DIanne Narum at: [email protected]edu or share them during the discussion.