Upcoming Events: Perry Rosenstein Cultural Series, Film Screening, and More

February 4, 2021

Perry Rosenstein Cultural Series: “Invisible Heroes” Screening and Panel Discussion

Join us on Sunday, February 21 at 5pm ET for the inaugural event of the Perry Rosenstein Cultural Series—a roundtable discussion on African American volunteers in the Spanish Civil War, whose stories are told in the documentary Invisible Heroes.

The film will be available for screening to all who register for the free event; watch ALBA’s emails, website, and social media platforms for further information. The director, Jordi Torrent, will be joined by Tim Johnson (former head of the Tamiment Library) and Robin D.G. Kelley, ALBA Honorary Board member. The event will be moderated by Lindsay Griffiths, graduate student at Princeton University.

Register Here!


Josep Bartoli’s Imprint: A Catalan Exile at the Center of New York’s Avant-Garde Scene

Join us on Monday, February 8 at 1pm ET for a fascinating conversation about Catalan artist Josep Bartolí on the occasion of the US premiere of the film Josep, based on his life, at the FI:AF Animation First Festival. Speakers: Georges Bartolí, photojournalist and nephew of Josep Bartolí; Sebastiaan Faber, ALBA chair and Oberlin College professor; and Pilar Parcerisas, author of the book Josep Bartolí. Un creador a l’exili. 

Join on YouTube here.