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African and African American Film Festival

All film screenings will begin at 7:00 P.M. and will take place in Science Center 199

  • October 20, 2009 - Youssou N'Dour: Return to Goree - a Musical Odyssey (Prof. Hans Ludemann discussant)
  • November 17, 2009 - From a Whisper (Prof. Timothy Burke discussant)
  • December 8, 2009 – Hop (Jesse Shipley discussant) with reception
  • January 19, 2010 - Citizen King (Dean Darryl Smaw discussant)
  • February 9, 2010 - Homecoming: Sometimes I'm Haunted by Red Dirt and Clay (Prof. Allison Dorsey discussant)
  • February 16, 2010 - Living the Hiplife
  • March 16, 2010 - Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai (Prof. Mark Wallace discussant)
  • April 6, 2010 - Standing at the Edge: We Dance - The Story of Philadanco (Prof. Sharon Friedler discussant. Special guest, Joan Myers Brown)
  • May 4, 2010 - Alma’s Rainbow (Prof. Sydney Carpenter discussant)

Sponsored by Black Studies, the Swarthmore College Library, and Film & Media Studies

Image Courtesy of the Black Hollywood Education & Resource Center