Combahee River Collective Mixtape: Black Feminist Sonic Dissent Then and Now
Friday, March 2, 2018
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.
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.
Free and open to the public