Events 2019-2020

Fall 2019

September 19, 2019
Magic Lantern Cinema and the Brown Arts Initiative Present: The Prison in Twelve Landscapes 
7:00 PM
Granoff Center for the Creative Arts
Martinos Auditorium, Room 110
154 Angell Street
Free Admission | Facebook event here

September 25, 2019
Photographic Archives Research Group presents:
Bound by Harvard:  169 years a slave
4:00 PM
Pembroke Hall, Room 305
172 Meeting Street
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October 4, 2019
Magic Lantern Cinema Presents: I Am Cuba
7:00 PM
Granoff Center for the Creative Arts
Martinos Auditorium, Room 110
154 Angell Street
This event is free and open to the public.
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October 15, 2019 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Screening of "The Tenth Man" (El rey del once) 
6:00 PM 
DANIEL BURMAN / ARGENTINA / 2016 / 82 MIN
Contact: Hispanic Studies

October 21 OR 22, 2019 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Screening of "7 Weeks" (7 Semanas)
6:00 PM 
CONSTANZA FIGARI / CHILE / 2016 / 67 MIN
Contact: Hispanic Studies

October 29, 2019 
The Decolonial Initiative and and the Photographic Archives Research Group present 
The Palestine Heirloom Seed Library
"A Journey of Reclaiming Life in One of the World’s Centers of Diversity: Palestine" A lecture by Vivien Sansour
4:00 - 6:00 PM  
Watson Institute for  International and Public Affairs
Joukowsky Forum, 111 Thayer Street
Reception to follow
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October 29, 2019 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Screening of "Camila's Awakening" (El despertar de Camila)
6:00 PM 
ROSARIO JIMÉNEZ GILI / CHILE / 2018 / 88 MIN
Contact: Hispanic Studies
 

October 31, 2019 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Production of "Rocky Horror Picture Show"
TBD
Contact: Chattertocks

November 4-5, 2019
The Art of Unforgetting: 
Folk Memory Project and Chinese Documentary” Screening, Presentation, and Live Performance
November 4, 7:00 PM (reception @ 6:30 PM)—Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Studio 1, S410
Knocking on Memory’s Door with the Video Camera
Lecture and Live Performance by Zhang Mengqi and Wu Wenguang
Self Portrait: Sphinx in 47 KM (ZHANG Mengqi, 2017, 93min)
Screening and Q&A with the filmmakers:
November 5, 7:00 PMGranoff Center for the Creative Arts, Martinos Auditorium, Room110
Screening and Q&A with the filmmakers.
Investigating My Father (WU Wenguang, 2016, 80min)
Dumb Men (HU Tao, 2018, 86min)
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November 5, 2019 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Screening of "A Translator" (Un Traductor)
6:00 PM 
RODRIGO BARRIUSO, SEBASTIÁN BARRIUSO / CUBA, CANADA / 2018 / 107 MIN
Contact: Hispanic Studies

November 7, 2019
Roger B. Henkle Memorial Lecture
Co-Sponsored and Co-organized by the departments of Modern Culture and Media and English
"Images of Subjectivity in Samuel Beckett"
A lecture by Alain Badiou
5:30 PM
Granoff Center for the Creative Arts
Martinos Auditorium, Room 110
154 Angell Street
RSVP HERE: https://events.brown.edu/mcm/view/event/event_id/152909
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November 13, 2019 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Screening of "Birds of Passage" (Pajaros de verano)
7:00 PM 
CIRO GUERRA, CRISTINA GALLEGO / COLOMBIA, MEXICO, DENMARK / 2018 / 125 MIN
Contact: Hispanic Studies

November 15, 2019
Novel Symposium
9:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Petteruti Lounge
Stephen Robert '62 Campus Center
75 Waterman Street
Reception to follow, English Department Lounge, 70 Brown Street
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Spring 2020

February 9-10, 2020  (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Gender in Israeli and Palestinian Film conference
Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Session: 111 Thayer Street, McKinney ConferenceRoom 353
Film screening and panel discussion: Kassar House, Foxboro Auditorium, 151 Thayer Street
Contact: Judiac Studies