Chiapas Photography Project Opening

Respeto/Respect features photographs and trilingual text by 7 Maya women from two different ethnic-linguistic groups and non-traditional religions who are staff of the Chiapas Photography Project, and demonstrates Maya religious diversity and coexistence after decades of strife in the Chiapas, Mexico; these are values shared in common by Quakers and Maya/CPP. Issues also embedded in this exhibit include: indigenous and women’s rights and autonomy, post-colonialism, and decolonization.

Come hear Erica H. Adams, the curator of this exhibit, and General Mexican Consulate in Boston Emilio Rabasa discuss the project.

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February 22nd

7:00pm - 9:00pm


Coolidge Corner - Meeting Room
31 Pleasant Street, Brookline, MA 02446, United States

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