Film - Documentary | January 19 | 1:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Words have power, says Toni Morrison, and she would know. With a warm gleam in her eye, Morrison recalls her life growing up and how she became an author, editor, and champion of new African American literary voices. Featuring archival footage and interviews with Oprah Winfrey, Angela Davis, Robert Gottlieb, Hilton Als, and many more, The Pieces I Am places the affable and insightful Pulitzer-... More >
Lecture | January 29 | 12-1 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens
In her response to surrealist painter Leonora Carringtons feminist novella, The Hearing Trumpet, Anne Walsh uses a variety of media to cast herself as an apprentice crone who studies and rehearses the trauma of old age.