Spring 2016 Senior Lectures: New Protest Movements
Co-Directors: Profs. Haviland (History) + Horowitz (Sociology & Criminal Justice)
Writer & Columbia Film Professor Jamal Joseph (4/26) will discuss his journey as a member of the Black Power movement. He’s the author of Panther Baby (Algonquin Books) and Tupac, Legacy (Simon & Schuster). He has written/directed for Black Starz, HBO, Fox TV, New Line Cinema, Warner Bros., and A&E; produced screenplays include Ali: An American Hero, New York Undercover, Knights of the South Bronx, and The Many Trials of Tammy B., Drive By: A Love Story, Da Zone, and Hughes Dreams Harlem. Joseph also directs IMPACT, a Harlem-based youth theatre company, and New Heritage Films, an organization that provides training and opportunities for minority filmmakers.