Acting President Hugh Porter invites you to a screening of Leave No Trace, a film based on the novel My Abandonment by Professor Peter Rock. After the screening, President Porter will lead a discussion with Professor Rock that includes an audience Q&A.
My Abandonment was inspired by the true story of a thirteen-year-old girl who in 2004 was found living with her father in Portland’s Forest Park. Through the sincere voice of Caroline, the young narrator, Rock creates a riveting journey into life at the margins and a mesmerizing tale of survival and hope.
5:30 p.m. Screening
7:30 p.m. Discussion and audience Q&A with Acting President Hugh Porter and Professor Peter Rock
8:15 p.m. Reception
Location: Performing Arts Building 320
Free and open to the public
Friday, February 22, 2019 at 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Performing Arts Building, PAB 320
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, Oregon 97202-8199
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