When: Sat., Feb. 16, 7 p.m. 2013
Join us for a screening of the documentary Imagining Mina and a Q&A with director Alfredo Bejar. This film explores the dramatic life and career of Mauro Mina, who is remembered by many as the greatest Peruvian boxer of the 20th Century. Through interviews and extensive research, Bejar creates a portrait of Mina, who was of African descent, as an athlete and individual. The film also analyses social and political forces at work in mid-twentieth century Peru.