Kind Hearted Woman
April 02, 2013
Kind Hearted Woman tells the powerful story of Robin Charboneau, a 32-year-old divorced single mother and Oglala Sioux woman living on North Dakota's Spirit Lake Reservation, as she struggles to heal from the wounds of childhood sexual abuse and domestic violence.
A discussion will follow the screening, led by Jo Nast, Visiting Assistant Professor, SIU School of Art & Design and associated faculty with the Native American Studies minor; Dr. Gray Whaley, Associate Professor, SIU History Department and associated faculty with the Native American Studies minor; and Jenn Freitag, Prevention Educator for the Rape Crisis Services program at The Women's Center.
The film is one of a variety of events planned by The Women's Centeras part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Visit their Facebook page for a complete list of activities taking place during the month of April.