STRONG ISLAND with filmmaker Yance Ford and Post-Realism Seminar #16

Monday February 4, 2019 7 PM Communications 150 (Studio C) STRONG ISLAND with filmmaker YANCE FORD in conversation with Film + Digital Media Professor Ruby Rich co-sponsored by Porter College and Film + Digital Media STRONG ISLAND chronicles the arc of a family across history, geography and tragedy – from the racial segregation of the […]

TRIPLE CONSCIOUSNESS an evening with filmmaker Akosua Adoma Owusu

Monday October 8, 2018 7 PM Communications 150 (Studio C) An evening of short films by Akosua Adoma Owusu co-sponsored by Porter College and Film + Digital Media The politics of representation depends on dismantling monolithic, reductive, and “Western”-centric renderings of exoticism and otherness in identities. This presentation looks at work by filmmaker Akosua Adoma […]