‘PAPI’ Novel Writer and Movie Director to Screen Film
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Speech & Theatre, Lehman College Lovinger Theatre, 250 Bedford Park Blvd West
Audience: Faculty, Graduate Students, Students, Transfer Students
The Bronx, NY—Named one of the 100 most influential Latino personalities by El País, Rita Indiana, author of the novel, Papi, comes to Lehman College with Director Noelia Quintero Herencia, to screen and talk about the movie based on the book on Thursday, September 28 at 6:00 pm in the College’s Lovinger Theatre as part of the college’s celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.
The Dominican film follows a young girl, consumed by elaborate daydreams as she awaits a visit from her absent father, a Dominican mobster whom she idolizes. (Watch the trailer)
In limited released during the pandemic, the Department of Latin American and Latino Studies is proud to share Papi with a Bronx audience. Tickets are free but RSVP’s are encouraged at https://bit.ly/PapiatLehman.