THURSDAY, MAY 13 / 11 AM – 7 PM

"Nevertheless, She Persisted" Feminist Film Series

Posted on Monday, July 9, 2018

"Nevertheless, she persisted" is a four-part feminist film + commentary series held in conjunction with two exhibitions currently on view at the Art Center: In the Spirit of Louise Noun and This Woman’s Work.

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    SHE'S BEAUTIFUL WHEN SHE'S ANGRY

    Thursday, July 12 / 6:30 pm
    Levitt Auditorium

    Post-film remarks will be provided by Darcie Vandergrift, Director of the Center for the Humanities at Drake University and Professor of Sociology, and Ash Bruxvoort, Plate to Politics and Communications Coordinator at the Women, Food, and Agriculture Network.

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    9 to 5

    Thursday, July 19 / Film begins at dusk
    Art Center lawn

    Join Curator Laura Burkhalter at 7 pm for a discussion of the exhibition This Woman's Work in the John Brady Print Gallery. 

  • Mildred Pierce film still

    MILDRED PIERCE

    Thursday, July 26 / 6:30 pm
    Levitt Auditorium

    Post-film remarks will be provided by Dina Smith, Associate Professor of English at Drake University.

  • The Life and Times of Rosie the Riveter film still

    THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ROSIE THE RIVETER

    Thursday, August 8 / 6:30 pm
    Levitt Auditorium

    Post-film remarks will be provided by Abby Dubisar, Associate Professor of English and Faculty Affiliate in Women’s and Gender Studies at Iowa State University, and Sandra Looft, Director of the Margaret Sloss Women’s Center and Faculty Affiliate in Women’s and Gender Studies at Iowa State University.

This series of films is supported by Humanities Iowa and the National Endowment for the Humanities. The views and opinions expressed by this program do not necessarily reflect those of Humanities Iowa or the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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