The Intersection of Race, Culture and Sexuality through the Lens of James Baldwin
For this second event in our Community Conversation Series, renowned scholar and author, Dr. Madgalena Zaborowska will present James Baldwin as Theater Director: Staging Queerness in Istanbul followed by facilitated conversations. Please join in the conversation inspired by our exhibition Bearing Witness from Another Place: James Baldwin in Turkey, Photographs by Sedat Pakay.
Dr. Zaborowska is a Professor in the Departments of American Culture and Afro-American and African Studies at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Her scholarship explores the intersections of social space and transatlantic discourses on race, nationality, (queer) sexuality, and gender; immigrantethnicities; feminist theory; and African American literature with a focus on James Baldwin.
Location: Northwest African American Museum/2300 S. Massachusetts Street Seattle,WA 98144
Time & Date: Thursday, May 23rd 2013- 6:00 pm-8:00 pm. Museum admission: $6.00
Free for Museum Members!