Apr 2

19 and a Day: The Life and Times of Jeff Abbey Maldonado, Jr.

April 2, 2013

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM


Presented by: UIC Latino Cultural Center

  • What is your vision of a community at peace and how do we get there?

This documentary shares the story of a family’s love and tragic loss of their one and only child while residing in Chicago’s Pilsen Community. Jeff Abbey Maldonado Jr., an aspiring hip hop artist known as J-DEF, was determined to use his talent and creativity to make a positive change in his community and society. This film is a testament of the will of a family to not let their son’s passing go in vain.

  • Approx. 30min.

Screening followed by discussion facilitated by Elizabeth Maldonado, co-founder of the J-DEF Peace Project.

If you require any accommodations please contact us at least three days before the event.

Poster: 19 and a Day: The Life and Times of Jeff Abbey Maldonado, Jr. [PDF]

Admissions: Free

Location: 803 S. Morgan St. LCB2 Chicago, IL 60607

Co-sponsors: UIC Latin American and Latino Studies Program and student organizations FUEGO and La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda

Contact

Mario Lucero
3129963095

Date posted

May 30, 2018

Date updated

Jun 14, 2018