Past Events

Apr11

GMU Visiting Filmmakers Series: A Late Style of Fire with Michele Poulos and Gregory Donovan

Thursday, April 11, 2019 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Fenwick Library, Reading Room (Fenwick 2001)

The extraordinary writing career and sometimes troubled life of Larry Levis came to an abrupt halt when he died unexpectedly at age 49. A Late Style of Fire is a revealing chronicle of dedicated creative achievement as well as a sometimes cautionary tale. The film asks, “What is required of those who make a serious commitment to a life in art?”

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Mar26

GMU Visiting Filmmakers Series: Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland with Kate Davis and David Heilbroner

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Johnson Center, Cinema

Say Her Name explores the death of Sandra Bland, a politically active 28-year-old African American who, after being arrested for a traffic violation in a small Texas town, was found hanging in her jail cell three days later. The film team followed the two-year case beginning shortly after Bland's death, investigating what really happened to her and what we may learn from her tragedy.

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Mar22

Pride Week

Women and Gender Studies

March 22, 2019, 12:00 PM to March 29, 2019, 12:00 PM

A full week list of events will be sent out via email and post up on social media. For more info, contact us at wgst@gmu.edu / 703-993-2896

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