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Queering the Archive: Guest Scholars, Activists and Artists on Collecting LGBTQ Histories presents "A Day with Sarah Schulman," Monday, April 22, 2013

Schedule

Noon-1pm
Lunch and informal discussion with Sarah Schulman
LGBTQ Center, College Center 213

5:30pm
Film screening of United in Anger: A History of ACT UP
Q&A to follow
Spitzer Auditorium, Sanders Classroom

Sarah Schulman is the author of 17 books, most recently the novel The Mere Future and the nonfiction books Ties That Bind: Familial Homophobia and Its Consequences; The Gentrification of the Mind: Witness to a Lost Imagination; and Israel/ Palestine and the Queer International. She is co-producer with Jim Hubbard of the feature documentary United in Anger: A History of ACT UP, and co-director of The ACT UP Oral History Project (www.actuporalhistory,org). She is Distinguished Professor of the Humanities at The City University of New York, a Guggenheim Fellow (Playwrighting), a Fulbright Fellow (Judaic Studies), and co-author with Cheryl Dunye of the films The Owls (Berlin Film Festival, 2010) and Mommy Is Coming (Berlin Film Festival, 2012). Part of the Queering the Archive Series, sponsored by the Women’s Studies Program, the LGBTQ Center, Dean of the Faculty, the ALANA Center, the Women’s Center, the English Department, Africana Studies, the Political Science Department, ACT OUT and TransMission.

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Posted by Office of Communications Thursday, April 4, 2013