Growing Together: A Film on Family & Disability

created by alum & medical student Sofia Pauca '21
Jan 28, 2023, 7:00 pm9:00 pm
Lewis Library 120


Event Description

Inspired by her relationship with her younger brother, Sofia Pauca ’21 created this loving and touching 70-minute film portrait of the journeys of six families of individuals with developmental disabilities in the U.S. and Peru. After the film screening, Sofia will be present for a Q&A moderated by Erin Raffety, lecturer in the Writing Program, who teaches a Writing Seminar on Disability Justice.

Sofia is a first-year medical student at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. She was a religion concentrator at Princeton, and served as one of the HPA Peer Advisers.

Watch the trailer