Fall 2001 Events

Catherine Lord Head Shot

Voices: Catherine Lord

Lecture

Thursday, November 15, 2001 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Writer, artist, and curator Catherine Lord's most current project, White Settlers in the Tropics, is "a skewed and illustrated encyclopedia of the Caribbean Island of Dominica." The book will take ...

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Arthur Jafa

Voices: Arthur Jafa

Lecture

Monday, November 12, 2001 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Arthur Jafa (born 1960) uses film to investigate issues surrounding black cultural politics and black cultural nationalism. He is interested in ways in which black film can be used to investigate w...

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Carrie Lambert

Voices: Carrie Lambert

Lecture

Monday, November 5, 2001 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Empathy is an invention. What now seems a basic quality of human feeling is a word fabricated in 1909. Through a reading of the early '70s work of performance artist and film maker Yvonne Rainer, C...

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Monika Treut

Voices: Monika Treut

Screening

Monday, October 8, 2001 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

Monika Treut (born 1954) screens her new film Warrior of Light, a documentary on Yvonne Bezerra de Mello, an artist and human rights activist, who has gained international recognition for her radic...

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John Smith

Voices: John Smith

Lecture

Wednesday, September 19, 2001 – 5:00PM to 7:00PM

John Smith (born 1952) screens and discusses four recent short incisive and humorous films, Blight, The Kiss, The Wasteland, and Regression (1996–99). Surprising, absurd, stylish, and even brillian...

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