Pembroke Center, Modern Culture and Media and the Black Feminist Theory Project Joint Event

December 3, 2017

Combahee River Collective Mixtape: Black Feminist Sonic Dissent Then and Now

Friday, March 2, 2018
12:00-2:00 pm
Multimedia presentation and discussion
Pembroke Hall 305

This multimedia presentation observes the 40th anniversary of the Combahee River Collective Statement, the radical articulation of the tenets and goals of a truly revolutionary Black feminist theory and praxis.

Panelists include:
Daphne A. Brooks, Professor of African American Studies and Theater Studies at Yale University

Kara Keeling, Associate Professor in the School of Cinematic Arts, University of Southern Calfornia

Jacqueline Stewart, Professor in the Department of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago

Light lunch provided at 11:45 am

Co-sponsored by the Office of the President, the Sarah Doyle Women's Center, American Studies, Theatre Arts and Performance Studies, and the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America.

For more on the CRC's Statement, see Brian Norman , “'We' In Redux:  The Combahee River Collective's Black Feminist Statement in differences 18.2 ( Sept. 2007): 103–32.  

Download the poster here. 

Free and open to the public