Lesbian and Gay Histories, Parts 2 and 3

Sunday, October 3, 2010, 5:00 p.m.

Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2

Includes the following films:

  • History Lessons

    2000. USA. Directed by Barbara Hammer. The final film in Hammer’s history of lesbian and gay sexuality in America from 1920 through the 1960s turns archival footage into a comedic compendium of lesbian pre-Stonewall history. 66 min.

  • Tender Fictions

    1995. USA. Directed by Barbara Hammer. A combination of personal narrative and lesbian and gay history, this work explores the literary genres of biography and autobiography. The title is a reference to Gertrude Stein’s autobiographical Tender Buttons. 58 min.

In the Film exhibition Barbara Hammer

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