Juneau World Affairs Council to host documentary screening, discusssion panel on human trafficking

The Juneau World Affairs Council will host two film screenings and panel discussions this week on the subject of human trafficking.

The film is “Not My Life,” a 2011 independent documentary narrated by Glenn Close. (Find out more here: notmylife.org). After each showing of the film, there will be a panel discussion with a representative from the State of Alaska, the FBI, and the Director of the Alaska Justice Institute. Attendees can learn about trafficking in Alaska and what resources are available to victims and service providers.

The first showing and discussion will be held tonight, Oct. 3, at 5 p.m. at the Gold Town Nickelodeon, and the second showing and discussion will be during Friday’s Evening at Egan lecture, Oct. 4, at 7 p.m. at the UAS Egan Lecture Hall. Both events are free and open to the public.

For more information, visit www.jwac.org.


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