Women Make Movies Distributes “The Passionate Pursuits of Angela Bowen”

An inspiring film by award winning documentary filmmaker Jennifer Abod, PhD (THE EDGE OF EACH OTHER’S BATTLES: THE VISION OF AUDRE LORDE). http://www.wmm.com/filmcatalog/pages/c928.shtml In the cannon of documentary films, stories exploring the complexities of black women’s lives are rarely told: black feminists are seldom heard nor seen, and black lesbians are practically invisible. Passionate Pursuits … Continue reading



jabod@jenniferabod.com        trailer: http://youtu.be/P_CqtXxi0MQ  “Passionate Pursuits is a compelling portrait of an important figure in the evolution of contemporary Black feminist history in the United States. The extraordinary life of Angela Bowen—dancer, writer, scholar, activist, professor— provides a window on important aspects of 20th century African American history, women’s history and LGBTQ history. Jennifer Abod’s … Continue reading

Interview with jennifer abod, phd Please share!

https://youtu.be/U5EeVOhz6-k Interview with a graduate student at Claremont College prior to a wonderful screening. Here is also a link to a Fabulous event in New Haven in June. Please share widely and post comments. I sure would like to know if folks are looking at this site. Also, please donate or purchase stuff. We need … Continue reading