Ytasha L. Womack is an author, filmmmaker, dancer, and champion of the imagination. She is author of the critically acclaimed book “Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci Fi & Fantasy Culture”; the Rayla Universe series including “Eartha 2198”; and the upcoming series "A Spaceship in Bronzeville" novella series launching as part of her creative in residency with Kickstarter in May. Her award-winning Afrofuturist dance lm “A Love Letter to the Ancestors From Chicago” has toured festivals internationally. Ytasha is a Chicago native and a writer in residence with Emerson College.
Camille DeBose is a lecturer and award winning filmmaker in the College of Cinematic Arts at DePaul University. With a Masters degree in Sociology and an MFA in Cinema she takes an academic approach to the exploration of social forces through the analysis and production of film.
Thursday, April 18 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Library - Richardson Library Lincoln Park Campus, Rosati Room 300
2350 N Kenmore Ave
No recent activity