Nov 14: Media Blackness

By Mike Rifino|November 4, 2016|FI Events|0 comments

Monday, November 14 | 12 PM to 2 PM EST | http://bit.ly/Media-Blackness | #fight4edu | RSVP Description  Join the Futures Initiative on Monday, November 14 from 12-1 for “Media Blackness,” an engaged conversation about the rendering of blackness in, across, and through multiple forms of media. The discussion will include multiple perspectives on the intersections of blackness and aesthetics in film, television, digital media, and beyond. Panelists include Cathy N. Davidson (CUNY Graduate Center), Shelly Eversley (Baruch College), Racquel Gates (College of Staten Island) and Michael

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Oct 19: Film Screening and Discussion

By Allison Guess|October 12, 2015|Events of Interest|0 comments

“El Super” Film Screening & Discussion When: Monday, October 19, 2015 Time: 6:00pm Where: The Graduate Center at CUNY 365 Fifth Ave., Between 34th & 35th,  Room C198 New York, NY 10016 As a part of the Futures Initiative’s Encountering Cuba class, join us for a showing of the classic 1979 Cuban film “El Super,” about a Cuban superintendent living and working in Harlem, NY. Providing persective of the lives of Cuban Americans

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