The Not So Silver Screen: Black Women in Media

Thursday, March 30, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm, UCLA Hammer Museum - Billy Wilder Theater

Hammer Conversations

See below for additional information.

Admission

Free and open to the public.

Tickets are required and available at the Box Office one hour before the program. General admission tickets are available one per person on a first-come, first-served basis following member ticketing. Early arrival is recommended.

Contact

Hammer Museum
(310) 443-7000
info@hammer.ucla.edu

Website

https://hammer.ucla.edu/programs-events/2017/03/the-not...

Additional Information

The widespread coverage of race and gender inequality in Hollywood often excludes black women. The wage gap for black women in the entertainment industry is a symptom of a larger issue: the invisibility and devaluing of black women in media culture as performers, producers, and directors.

Kimberlé Crenshaw moderates a panel exploring this narrative alongside solutions to promote black women as creators.

This program is part of the Hammer's Bureau of Feminism initiative.

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