Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Film - Documentary | April 25 | 7-10 p.m. | 142 Dwinelle Hall
Fan Jian, Documentary Filmmaker; Professor Linda Williams, Departments of Film Studies and Rhetoric at UC Berkeley
Datong Society of China Studies, Center for Chinese Studies, UC Berkeley
Still Tomorrow (yaoyaohuanghuang de renjian), directed by Fan Jian. is based on the story of an unusual Chinese poetYu Xiuhua.
Yu Xiuhua was a peasant woman poet. She was born in a small village in Hubei Province, China in 1976, with cerebral palsy, author of a 2015 poem Crossing Half of the Country to Sleep with You.