Texas Tech University

Sexism | Cinema Film Series Announces Fall Lineup

K’Leigh Sims

September 7, 2016

The films will be screened at the Alamo Drafthouse in Lubbock.

Texas Tech University's Women's Studies Program will begin its fall Sexism | Cinema film series Wednesday (Sept. 7) to discuss how sexism is embedded, endorsed and/or challenged in the cinema.

The films feature female protagonists and will begin with a brief introduction before the screenings, followed by a 30-minute discussion led by Texas Tech faculty members and expert guest speakers.

The films selected for this series include:

All members of the Texas Tech and Lubbock communities are invited to attend, and admission is $3 for each film.

This series is sponsored by the Alamo Drafthouse, the Women's Studies Program, Texas Tech's Risk Intervention and Safety Education department and the Texas Tech Cross-Cultural Academic Advancement Center.

CONTACT: Dana Weiser, assistant professor, Human Development and Family Studies, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-4912 or dana.weiser@ttu.edu 


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