Join alum Jen Mergel, Beal Family Senior Curator of Contemporary Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and overseer of the Linde Family Wing for Contemporary Art, for a discussion of career opportunities and key issues in the museum field.
Repeats every 3 weeks every Thursday until Thu Oct 27 2016 . Also includes Thu Nov 17 2016, Thu Feb 09 2017, Thu Mar 02 2017, Thu Apr 13 2017.
Radcliffe College Room, Schlesinger Library, 3 James St., Cambridge
Presented by: Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Admission: Free and open to the public. More information>
Famously, one is "not born a woman, but made." But what is she before?
This year-long film series will explore the power, precarity, and politics of "girlhood" through popular mythologies of "the girl" in narrative arts and visual culture. Each evening's feature presentation will feature a brief introductory program of opening remarks, film shorts, and/or selected readings.
Oct. 6, 6 PM: Black Girl (1966, Directed by Ousmane Sembene) Oct. 27, 6PM: A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night (2014, Directed by Ana Lily Amirpour) Nov. 17, 6 PM: Beasts of the Southern Wild Feb. 9, 6 PM: The Fits (2015, Directed by Anna Rose Holmer) March 2, 6 PM: Spring Breakers (2012, Directed by Harmony Korine) April 13, 6 PM: Zero Motivation (2014, Directed by Talya Lavie)