august, 2021

05aug7:00 pm9:00 pmWindham World Affairs Council and Latchis Arts present screening of Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari MaathaiFilm celebrates life of Wangari Maathai, first African woman and environmentalist to win Nobel Peace Prize7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Event Organized By: Windham World Affairs Council

Event Details

World Affairs Council and Latchis Arts Spotlight Series present the award-winning
film, TAKING ROOT, the story of the Green Belt Movement of Kenya and its
founder Wangari Maathai, the first environmentalist and first African woman to
win the Nobel Peace Prize. This film by local filmmakers Lisa Merton and Alan
Dater will be shown in Brattleboro for the first time in over 10 years and
marks a decade since the death of Maathai.

screening will take place on Thursday, August 5th at 7:00 pm at the
Latchis Theatre in Brattleboro, VT. Free tickets are available at
or A $10 suggested donation will be accepted at
the door. A live Q&A discussion with the filmmakers will follow the


(Thursday) 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Windham World Affairs

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