International Lesbian and Gay Histories
Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 4:00 p.m.
Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2
Includes the following films:
Out in South Africa
1995. USA. Directed by Barbara Hammer. This extemporaneous documentary explores the personal and political struggles of gay life in post-apartheid South Africa. 51 min.
The Female Closet
1998. USA. Directed by Barbara Hammer. Using newly discovered home movies and archival photographs, Hammer explores the hidden histories of three artists—Alice Austen, Hannah Hoch, and Nicole Eisenman—to plumb the impulse to keep lesbian identities secret. 58 min.