[Virtual] Soul Cinema: 1970s Black Film and Culture
February 1 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM PST
MoAD’s Cultural Critic-in-Residence Dr. Artel Great presents Soul Cinema: 1970s Black Film and Culture – Week Three
Introducing MoAD’s Cultural Critic-in-Residence Dr. Artel Great. A cultural critic examines a variety of materials from different disciplines to question the assumptions about society that overlook contributions from marginalized people, as well as cultural products that are not considered high art, such as pop culture. Drawing upon the success of his 2022 lecture series on Black Cinema & Social Change, Dr. Great will present a 4-week virtual lecture series SOUL CINEMA: 1970s Black Film and Culture .
Week 3: Interrogates the social and political impulses and context of 1970s soul cinema using Angela Davis as a central figure and case study. The film will be Free Angela and All Political Prisoners.