Thursday, February 21, 2019
Film - Series | February 21 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Black interiors are the life worlds of black peoples often denied them in normative modes of cultural circulation. Spirit is black radical energy. In Lynne Sachss Sermons and Sacred Pictures we are introduced to the work of Reverend L. O. Taylor, who captured the essence of the black church in a series of recordings from the 1930s and 40s. We meet Bessie Jones in Bess Lomax Hawess... More >
Film - Documentary | February 21 | 7-8:30 p.m. | 310 Jacobs Hall
Misleading Innocence (tracing what a bridge can do) explores the story of the planning and politics of a series of overpasses on Long Island, commissioned in the 1920s and 1930s by Robert Moses.