Film on refugees and immigrants at Homewood

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New Roots, a video created by Exsul Van Helden, of Homewood Friends Meeting, will be showing his film at Homewood on April 28. The presentation will be at 6:00.- 9:00 PM in the HFM social room in the basement. This event is organized by the Arts Working Group of Homewood Friends Meeting. 
New Roots is a 50 minute documentary by Exsul Van Helden about the challenges faced by female immigrants and refugees who have come to the United States and find themselves living between cultures. Women from diverse ethnic and socioeconomic groups share their experiences and feelings about assimilation, values, child rearing, and being foreign born in contemporary American society.