Saturday, September 24, 2016
Nob Hill Room, Seven Hills Conference Center
The Center for Research and Education on Gender and Sexuality
This symposium honors the 20th anniversary of black lesbian filmmaker and SFSU Cinema Studies professor Cheryl Dunye's "The Watermelon Woman." Join us for this two-day event featuring a black feminist and queer film festival, artist and scholar panels, readings by black gay and lesbian authors, and a keynote conversation with filmmaker Dee Rees ("Pariah," 2011, and "Bessie," 2015).