Friday, May 22 to Tuesday, June 30
Willie Ruff’s Bebop and Beyond: Online Screening & Conversation
WHITNEY SPECIAL FILM EVENT
(For viewing in the time of social distancing)
Treasures from the Yale Film Arcive
Join us online for a conversation with musician, filmmaker, educator, and Yale alumnus Willie Ruff, along with the online premiere of his Yale-preserved jazz documentary The Beginnings of Bebop.
(Film Study Center, courtesy of Paul L. Joskow; and Films at the Whitney, supported by the Barbakow Fund for Innovative Film Programs at Yale)
Available online till June 30, 2020
Wednesday, May 27 to Wednesday, June 03
“Why Does James Baldwin Love You?”
WHITNEY LECTURE OF THE WEEK
Christopher Lebron is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Johns Hopkins University. He is the author of The Color of Our Shame: Race and Justice in Our Time and The Making of Black Lives Matter: A Brief History of an Idea, as well as numerous academic articles and book reviews on race and political ethics. In 2018 he was awarded the Hiett Prize by the Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, which recognizes promising young scholars and writers who are influencing public debates through their work.
For viewing in the time of social distancing.
Wednesday, June 17
Cancelled /// Desert Hearts, Director Donna Deitch
Wednesday, July 08
Cancelled /// Near Dark, Directore Kathryn Bigelow