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Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Barnard - Columbia University Screening Tonight

Bad Romance: A Critical Look into Intimate Partner Violence and its Manifestations in Society

Tuesday November 9th 2010 7:30 p.m.

Diana Center, Diana Event Oval
Barnard College, Columbia University
On west side of Broadway, around 119th St.

Join us for a screening of the documentary “Power and Control: Domestic Violence in America” and a panel discussion to follow with filmmaker, Peter Cohn; Lisa Haileselassie, Domestic Violence Coordinator at the Crime Victims Treatment Center at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital; Deputy Chief Kathy Ryan of the NYPD'S Domestic Violence Unit [who was interviewed in the film, with an excerpt on the web site, and who appears in our law enforcement training video]; and a Domestic Violence Survivor who will speak about her personal experiences.

The event is being sponsored by the Columbia Barnard Rape Crisis/Anti-Violence Support Center as part of its annual Clery Lecture Series.