Oct 19: FROM FIELD TO STAGE TO SCREEN: Aesthetic Methodologies in the Making of Sweet Tea

From Field to Stage to Screen: Aesthetic Methodologies in the Making of Sweet Tea a lecture by E. Patrick Johnson October 19, Thursday 12 to 1:30 pm E. Patrick Johnson, African American Studies, Northwestern University Drawing on his research on black queers of the South, Johnson will discuss how he adapted oral history narratives and field research […]

Sept 26: Radical Presence: Black Study and Black Performance

Radical Presence: Black Study and Black Performance a roundtable discussion with Daphne Brooks, Thomas DeFrantz, Malik Gaines, & Tavia Nyong’o Thursday, September 26 7 to 9 pm Daphne Brooks, English and African-American Studies, Princeton Thomas DeFrantz, Dance and African & African American Studies, Duke University Malik Gaines, Art, Hunter College moderated by: Tavia Nyong’o, Performance […]