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*Re-scheduled to 11/04*"Crooked Beauty (2010),"

film screening and talk-back

Date: Monday, October 21st, 2013

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Richardson Auditorium, Morse-Ingersoll Hall

Contact:, Catherine Orr: 608-212-7277


"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.

Rating: Unrated
Running time:  34 mins.
Director, Cinematographer, Editor: Ken Paul Rosenthal

This event is free and open to the campus community.


Students, Faculty, Staff