Nelson Institute associate dean for research and education, Anna Gade will be the featured speaker at the virtual Honeyland Film Discussion on September 1 at 8 p.m. CT. The event is a part of the Stanford Global Studies, Sohaib and Sara Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies summer film festival and will include a discussion of the film with Gade and Abbasi program associate director, Farah El-Sharif.
Attendees are encouraged to watch the film before attending the discussion. The film focuses on Hatidze who lives in the mountains of Macedonia and makes a living cultivating honey using ancient beekeeping traditions. Honeyland is described as “an epic, visually stunning portrait of the delicate balance between nature and humanity that has something sweet for everyone.”