Join singer/songwriter Laura Clapp, a Guilford resident, for an hour of acoustic music on the Library patio. Thursday, July 27 at 7 pm. Please register.Read the rest of this entry »
Tommaso is the youngest son of the Cantones, a large, traditional southern Italian family operating a pasta-making business since the 1960s. On a trip home from Rome, where he studies literature and lives with his boyfriend, Tommaso decides to tell his parents the truth about himself. But when he is finally ready to come out in front of the entire family, his older brother Antonio ruins his plans.
Films in Italian with English subtitles.
Thursday, July 27 at 1pm. Please register.Read the rest of this entry »
In 1947, Seretse Khama, the King of Botswana, met Ruth Williams, a London office worker. They were a perfect match, yet their proposed marriage was challenged not only by their families but by the British and South African governments. The latter had recently introduced the policy of apartheid and found the notion of a biracial couple ruling a neighboring country intolerable. South Africa threatened the British: either thwart the couple or be denied access to South African uranium and gold and face the risk of South Africa invading Botswana.
Monday, July 24 at 7pm. Free and open to all. No registration is required.Read the rest of this entry »