Tracers/Nightingale Media Series #001:
MOTHERNISM with Lise Haller Baggesen
Sunday, May 10, 5 pm, Free
The Nightingale Cinema, 1084 N Milwaukee, Chicago, IL
TRACERS is teaming up with The Nightingale for a monthly media series featuring readings, scholars, films, moving pictures, music, meditation, performance, and lively discussion around topics of contemporary feminism. We’re meeting every 2nd Sunday of the month from 5-7PM. Unless otherwise noted, these events are family friendly and FREE.
First up is MOTHERNISM (on Mother’s Day!), featuring:
Emily Lansana will read an excerpt of her storytelling performance about raising black boys in Chicago.
Lise Haller Baggesen reading an excerpt from her book “Mothernism”
Christa Donner sharing some thoughts about her work with Cultural ReProducers
Lori M Barett reading an excerpt from her novel
Maya Dru (REBIRTH youth poetry ensemble) reading a poem about her mom with Simone Allen
Selina Trepp screening a selection of her nap time videos
All are welcome!
Programmed by Lise Haller Baggesen
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