Upcoming Events

March 14- March 18th – SCMS Conference – Toronto, Canada

Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference

Session J – 11:45AM-1:00PM, Friday, March 16, 2018

J22 Sisters in the Life: A History of Out African American Lesbian Media-making

Chair: Alexandra Juhasz, Brooklyn College
Co-Chair: Yvonne Welbon, Duke University

Roundtable Participants

  • Jennifer Brody, Stanford University, “Coquie Hughes: Real Fantasy Shows”
  • Pamela Jennings, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, “The Book of Ruins and Desire
  • Karin Wimbley, DePauw University, “Stereotypy, Mammy, Recovery in The Watermelon Woman
  • Thomas Allen Harris, Family Pictures USA, “Narrating Our Histories: Black Queer Media”


Please join us for a reception to celebrate the authors and editors of the Camera Obscura Book Series.

Friday, March 16, from 4:30 to 5:30 pm
Duke University Press tables 43, 44, and 45
SCMS Book Exhibit, Sheraton Centre Toronto, Lower Concourse, Halls E & F