79th Annual Celebration
Saturday, May 9, 2015
333 East 47th St.
New York, NY 10017
Javier Bardem, Julian Bond, Joyce Horman, Paul Preston, Manuel Rivas, Bryan Stevenson
Daniel Czitrom, Sebastiaan Faber, Anthony L. Geist, Jeanne Houck, Jo Labanyi, Antonio Muñoz Molina,
Julia Newman, Ellyn Polshek, Michael Ratner, Nancy Wallach
Pre-Event Benefit, 12:00 – 2:00pm (doors open at 11:45am)
Murase Room [Japan Society]
Join ALBA for a conversation on Democracy and Memory in Spain with Emilio Silva, Founder and Director of the Association for the Recovery of Historical Memory (ARHM) in Spain, Emma Daly, Human Rights Watch Director of Communications and Pablo de Greiff, United Nations Special Rapporteur for the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence.
79th Annual Celebration, 2:30 – 4:15pm (doors open at 1:45pm)
Features the presentation of the fifth annual ALBA/Puffin Award for Human Rights Activism to the Association for the Recovery of Historical Memory
for its strength, courage, and tenacity in ensuring the rights of all victims to the truth.
||If you are unable to attend, please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to ALBA. Funds raised support ALBA's educational and cultural programming.
Sponsored by the Puffin Foundation
From Guernica to Human Rights: Reading and Discussion with Peter N. Carroll
Friday, May 8, 2015
Casa Mezcal Botanic Lab
86 Orchard St.
New York, NY 10002
Reading and discussion of ALBA Board Chair Emeritus Peter N. Carroll's latest publication From Guernica to Human Rights
(Kent State). The event is free and open to the public. Full bar, drink specials and copies of the book will be available.
Film Screening - New York
Las Maestras de la República
[In Spanish with English subtitles - FREE ADMISSION]
Friday, March 27, 2015
King Juan Carlos Center I of Spain Center53 Washington Square S.
New York, NY 10012
Screening and discussion of Las Maestras de la República, winner of Spain's Goya Award for Best Documentary, 2014. Q & A with director Pilar Pérez Solano.
Wine reception to follow.
Co-sponsored by the King Juan Carlos Center I of Spain Center,and NYU Department of Spanish and Portuguese