Pleasure Politics: Desire, Agency, and Black Women's Engagements with Pleasure


WHEN: Monday, Feb. 8 @ 7 p.m.

Pioneering author Joan Morgan, Ph.D., and feminist scholars Dr. Treva Lindsey and Dr. Shoniqua Roach interrogate persistent narratives about Black Female sexuality, intimacy, and joy


Dr. Joan Morgan, Program Director of The Institute of African American Affairs & Center for Black Visual Culture, New York University
Dr. Treva Lindsey, Associate Professor of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, The Ohio State University

Moderated by Dr. Shoniqua Roach, Assistant Professor of African and African American Studies and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Brandeis University

Streaming live on the Milwaukee Film YouTube and Black Lens Facebook page


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Milwaukee Film is a nonprofit arts organization dedicated to entertaining, educating, and engaging our community through cinematic experiences. We operate the magnificent Oriental Theatre, a historic cinema palace committed to high-quality and accessible film and education programming. Since 2009, the annual Milwaukee Film Festival has brought together film fans and filmmakers to celebrate the power of cinema. Our education programs and Cultures & Communities platform provide avenues toward making our community a more empathetic and equitable place for everyone to live.

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