"Crooked Beauty (2010)," a film screening
Date: Monday, November 4th, 2013
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Richardson Auditorium, Morse-Ingersoll Hall
Sponsored by: Critical Identity Studies (CRIS)
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, Catherine Orr: 363-2680
"Crooked Beauty (2010)," is a poetic documentary that chronicles artist-activist Jacks McNamara's transformative journey from childhood abuse to psych ward inpatient to pioneering mental health advocacy. "Crooked Beauty" reshapes mental health stigmas through a new healing culture and political model for living with madness as a tool of creativity, inspiration, and hope.
The screening will be followed by a talk-back with Scott Espeseth, associate professor of art, art & art history and department chair.
Running time: 34 mins.
Director, Cinematographer, Editor: Ken Paul Rosenthal
This event is free and open to the campus community.