"PLU MediaLab tackles diversity in new documentary series" - Tacoma Weekly

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"MediaLab, the award-winning applied research program at Pacific Lutheran University (PLU), will premiere two episodes on Thursday, April 5 from “A World of Difference,” the organization’s new, multi-part documentary series.

“A World of Difference” explores issues of diversity, including gender, race, immigration and social class. The episodes debuting on April 5 will focus on race and class, and will screen at 7 p.m. in Ingram Hall, Room 100, 12180 Park Ave.

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The Tacoma premiere of “A World of Difference” is free and open to the public. Attendees are encouraged, however, to RSVP at worldofdifferenceseries.com/rsvp to ensure adequate seating.

A question and answer session featuring the filmmakers, as well as audience discussion, will immediately follow the screening. Refreshments will be served during a reception at the end of the event.

Visit worldofdifferenceseries.com for more information about the documentary series, or to see a trailer."

Helen E. Smith is a Tacoma-based freelance writer and a member of MediaLab (https://medialab.plu.edu) at Pacific Lutheran University. She can be reached at (smithhe@plu.edu).