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November 2017

KIPCOR Film Series: “Healing Justice”

Luyken Fine Arts Center, 300 East 27th Street
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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A brand new film that investigates and considers alternatives to our current punitive model of justice. Please note the earlier start time for this film.

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January 2018

KIPCOR Film Series: “Awake”

Captures the story of Native-led defiance that changed the fight for clean water, our environment and the future of our planet. Following the film, meet and ask questions of journalist Myron Dewey, whose drone footage was vital to the Standing Rock movement.

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March 2018

The Empathy Gap – KIPCOR Film Series

Luyken Fine Arts Center, 300 East 27th Street
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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On Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 3 p.m., KIPCOR continues its film series with a screening of "The Empathy Gap." The Empathy Gap investigates the reasons why so many men have difficulties viewing women as authentic equals, explaining how men are trained by a variety of sources to sexually objectify women and thereby to diminish the importance and value of women, as well as how men might change for the better. The post-film discussion will be led by: Stacey Mann,…

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September 2018

KIPCOR Film Series: Focus on Immigration

Luyken Fine Arts Center, 300 East 27th Street
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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On Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 3 p.m., KIPCOR begins its 2018-2019 film series with a screening of two short films about immigration: "Locked in a Box" and "To Breathe Free" These award-winning documentaries offer a modern take on the Syrian refugee crisis and the massive expansion of immigration detention centers in the U.S. A local expert from the International Rescue Committee in Wichita, and a local immigration attorney, will be on hand to answer your questions and lead the…

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November 2018

KIPCOR Film Series: Digital Disconnect

Luyken Fine Arts Center, 300 East 27th Street
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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Please join us as the KIPCOR Film Series continues on Sunday, November 4 at 2:00 p.m. (note the earlier-than-usual time). "Digital Disconnect" looks at how commercialization and capitalism have radically-altered the original purpose of the Internet, and even pose a threat to Democracy itself. Following the film we will enjoy a talkback session with Jennifer Cole, Co-Founder of DepICT Media in Wichita.

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February 2019

KIPCOR Film Series: More Than a Word

Luyken Fine Arts Center, 300 East 27th Street
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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Please join us as the KIPCOR Film Series continues on Sunday, February 17 at 3:00 p.m. "More Than a Word" tackles the controversy over Native-American-themed sports mascots and nicknames, with a particular focus on the pro football team in our nation's capital. Following the film we will enjoy a talkback session featuring Dr. Edward Valandra, Dean of St. Francis Indian Schools and Sherman Padgett, Principal, Wichita Heights High School.

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April 2019

KIPCOR Film Series: This Little Light

Luyken Fine Arts Center, 300 East 27th Street
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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Join us Sunday, April 14 at 3:00 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium as KIPCOR concludes its 2018-19 Film Series.  We will be screening, "This Little Light," a documentary that tells the story of former Mennonite Central Committee Central States employee, Wendi Moore-O'Neal.  O'Neal, a Black Feminist from New Orleans, was hired as a community organizer in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.  She was later fired from her job after marrying her same-sex partner.  In "This Little Light," we learn about Wendi's journey,…

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September 2019

KIPCOR Film Series: Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home

Luyken Fine Arts Center, 300 East 27th Street
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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The new academic year is upon us, and with it comes a fresh round of movies for the 2019-20 KIPCOR Film Series! We will fire up the projector on Sunday, September 8 at 3:00 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium to screen the film, "Lost Angels: Skid Row is My Home." This highly-acclaimed film examines the plight of the homeless through the eyes of eight individuals trying to make a life for themselves within their Los Angeles community of homelessness. The filmmakers…

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“Widening the Lens of Nonviolence” 2019 Campaign Nonviolence  National Week of Action

Kaufman House, 2515 College Ave.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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KIPCOR is joining with Peace Connections and  the Bethel College Office of Student Affairs to present a series of events for the 2019 Campaign Nonviolence National Week of Action. Please join us for these events! All activities are free & open to the public     Sunday Sept. 8 (3:00 PM) - “LOST ANGELS” KIPCOR Film Series - Krehbiel Auditorium, Bethel College, North Newton This highly-acclaimed film examines the plight of the homeless through the eyes of eight individuals trying to make…

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November 2019

KIPCOR Film Series: Dawnland

Luyken Fine Arts Center, 300 East 27th Street
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
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We will fire up the projector on Sunday, November 17 at 3:00 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium to screen the film, "Dawnland." ABOUT THE FILM “My foster mother told me … she would save me from being Penobscot.” For most of the 20th century, government agents systematically forced Native American children from their homes and placed them with white families. As recently as the 1970’s, one in four Native children nationwide were living in non-Native foster care, adoptive homes, or boarding schools. Many…

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