Sunday, May 5, 2013
Book & Film Presentation with Dr. Auma Obama at Goethe-Institut
Venue: Goethe Institut Auditorium
Time: 6 pm
Dr. Auma Obama, US President Obama's half-sister, will participate in a discussion of her new memoir, "And Then Life Happens". This will be followed by the screening of a documentary film about her life "The Education of Auma Obama" (directed by Branwen Okpako, 2011).
Dr. Obama studied German at the University of Heidelberg, Film Production at the German Film and TV Academy in Berlin, and later obtained her PhD from the University of Bayreuth in 1996.
She introduced President Obama to his Kenyan roots.