Nov. 13: Free screening, discussion of “We Rock Long Distance”

A free screening of the film We Rock Long Distance and discussion with the director will be 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13 in Founders Hall Auditorium, Saint Paul Campus.

We Rock Long Distance is a documentary film by Justin Schell that weaves the sounds and stories of three Twin Cities hip-hop artists (M.anifest, Maria Isa, and Tou SaiKo Lee) as they journey home to Ghana, Puerto Rico and Thailand to create unique and unexpected collaborations across generation and geography.

The event is hosted by the Office of Affirmative Action and Diversity. Faculty, staff, students and the general public are invited to attend. Complimentary pizza will be served. The film screening begins at 5:30 p.m. with discussion to follow.