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Fambul Tok: A Documentary Film About the Power of Forgiveness

Presented by McKissick Museum at Booker T. Washington Auditorium, Columbia SC

Apr 09 2015
Fambul Tok: A Documentary Film About the Power of Forgiveness

McKissick Museum will present the documentary film Fambol Tok on April 9 with a Q & A with filmmaker Sara Terry following.  Fambol Tok tells the story of an unprecedented program of tradition-based truth-telling and forgiveness ceremonies  at the end of Sierra Leone’s brutal civil war. Through reviving their ancient practice of fambul tok (family talk), Sierra Leoneans are building sustainable peace. Filled with lessons for the West, this film explores the depths of a culture that believes that

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