Wednesday, March 25, 2020, 4:00pm
Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA
Lemonade from Lemons: Black Women Artists & the Gershwin Problem, 1935-2020
Daphne A. Brooks, William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of African American Studies, Theater Studies, American Studies, and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Yale University
- March 24th, 4:00pm: Blackface Broken Records: Modernity’s Sonic Womanhood & the Problem of the Archive. Location TBA.
March 25th, 4:00pm: “A Woman Is A Sometime Thing”: Sonic Black Feminism on the Line in Porgy & Bess. Location: Thompson Room, Barker Center.
- March 26th, 4:00pm: “One of These Mornings, You’re Gonna Rise Up Singing”: (Un)Doing Time with Gershwin. Location: Thompson Room, Barker Center.