Discussions about the homelessness crisis in communities throughout North Dakota have been held across the state following screenings of Home. The Homelessness Crisis in North Dakota.
Panel Discussion on Homelessness
Grand Forks, North Dakota | January 19, 2019 | Empire Arts Center
A panel discussion about homelessness in the Grand Forks – East Grand Forks communities.
Moderated by Jessica Thomasson of the Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota, the discussion features the voices of Troy, a man experiencing homelessness at the time of the recording, Sue Shriek, Executive Director of the Northlands Rescue Mission, Dr. George Connell, Professor of Philosophy at Concordia University, and Lori Borschat, volunteer at the Lake Region Community Shelter in Devils Lake, North Dakota.
This discussion took place in Bismarck at the Empire Arts Center on January 19, 2019. The panel discussion was funded in part through the generosity of Humanities North Dakota, a nonprofit, independent state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the program do not necessarily reflect those of Humanities North Dakota or the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Recorded live on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at the Empire Arts Center.
Total running time: 47 minutes and 20 seconds.
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