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Information about Lha&Bildweschelprogram

Published on May 8, 2008

Author: glbtalms

Source: slideshare.net

ART, DOCUMENTATION AND THE LESBIAN REVOLUTION Selected films & videos from the Lesbian Herstory Archives (NYC) and the Bildwechsel Archive (Hamburg, Germany) Presented by Kate Huh, Co-Director Mix NYC. Co-curated with archivists Claude Förster & Christina Schäfer, Bildwechsel Archive. These two women's archives serve as important repositories of lesbian history via film, video, books, photographs and ephemera. This screening will examine the overlapping of lesbian political activist documentation & experimental media art. In a short discussion after the screening we will discuss value that these archives hold as resources for artists, curators and queer political historians.Approximate running time - 60 minutes From the Lesbian Herstory Archives: Lesbians Organized for Video Experience (L.O.V.E.) Barbara Jabaily (Camera), Tracy Fitz (Editor), 1973, USA, Video, B/W, Sound, 9 min. An excerpt from the L.O.V.E tapes collection. Images of the collective building a large paper ma

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