Dr. Jose Garcia will be featured on an upcoming edition of Pensacola State’s Annual Film & Discussion Series in April.
Pensacola State College’s Black History/Multicultural Committee and the Cuban American Association present the movie, “Voices From Mariel,” followed by guest speaker Jose Garcia, a survivor of the Mariel Boatlift and the filmmaker/producer who provided the story concept.
The free event is open to the public at 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 12, in the Hagler Auditorium, Building 2, Room 252, on the Pensacola campus. There will be a book signing after the movie and lecture. Books and DVD copies of the movie will be available for purchase.
In addition Dr. Garcia will also be interviewed for a program that airs on WSRE TV. WSRE is the PBS affiliate for the Gulf Coast.
For more information, call 850-484-1759 or 850-484-1437.