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Headshot of Cheryl Dunye © Courtesy of the artist
SFAI Graduate Lecture Series (GLS)

800 Chestnut Street
San Francisco , CA 94133
July 18th, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Lecture
WEBSITE:  
http://www.sfai.edu
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
Financial District/Wharf
EMAIL:  
admissions@sfai.edu
PHONE:  
415 749 4500
OPEN HOURS:  
Tue 11-7; Wed-Sat 11-6; Open until 7:30 pm on lecture nights

DESCRIPTION

“I” Before “Me”: A History of Queer Black Cinema

Cheryl Dunye is a native of Liberia, and holds an MFA from Rutgers University. Her fourth feature film, The Owls, was celebrated at national and international film festivals in 2010. Her earlier films My Baby’s Daddy, Stranger Inside, and The Watermelon Woman have received many awards and wide critical acclaim. Her other works have premiered at film festivals and museums worldwide. Presently based in Oakland, Dunye is assistant professor in the Department of Cinema at San Francisco State University.

sfai.edu/cheryldunye