Lectures

Before the Bathers: Robert Colescott and the Nubian Queen

A Lecture by Erin Christovale

Associate Curator, Hammer Museum, University of California Los Angeles

Monday, February 22, 2021

7:30 – 9:00 PM

Tahrir Cultural Center, AUC Downtown Campus

Erin Christovale is a Los Angeles-based curator and programmer who currently works as Associate Curator at the Hammer Museum at the University of California, Los Angeles. Together with Hammer Museum Senior Curator Anne Ellegood, Christovale curated the museum’s fourth Made in L.A. biennial in June 2018. She also leads Black Radical Imagination, an experimental film program she co-founded with Amir George. Black Radical Imagination tours internationally and has screened at MoMA PS1; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; and the Museo Taller Jose Clemente Orozco, among other spaces. Christovale is best known for her work on identity, race and historical legacy. Prior to her appointment at the Hammer Museum, Christovale worked as a curator at the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery. She has a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, seats are limited, so please follow registration instructions at: https://auc-connect.aucegypt.edu/e.cglink.me/2kZ/r300050315

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Robert Colescott’s Fractured Modernisms

 A Lecture by Dr. Dennis Broe

Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris

Monday, March 1, 2021

7:30 – 9:00 PM

Tahrir Cultural Center, AUC Downtown Campus

Dennis Broe is the author of Cold War Expressionism: Perverting the Politics of Perception — Bombast, Blacklists and Blockades in the Postwar Art World ​and Birth of the Binge: Serial TV and The End of Leisure.  His novels include: Left of Eden and A Hello to Arms.  He is also a journalist and critic whose work appears in Morning Star  and at Bro on The Global Television Beat.  Broe holds a Ph.D. in Cinema Studies from New York University and is former Coordinator of the Graduate Department of Media Arts at Long Island University.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, seats are limited, so please follow registration instructions at: http://e.cglink.me/2kZ/r300049913

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