Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

  • Out in the Night
  • Film
  • 4/6/2017
  • 17:30-20:00
  • The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
  • Host: Center for Sexuality and Gender Diversity, Student Union Activities, Emily Taylor Center, Spencer Museum of Art
Event Description
Out in the Night follows the story of four black lesbians charged and convicted for assaulting a man who attacked them on the street in New York City. The award-winning documentary examines the resulting court case and the role that race, gender identity, and sexuality play in the criminal justice system. Running time: 82 min. Director blair dorosh-walther and Patreese Johnson, one of the convicted women, facilitate a discussion after the screening, with a reception following.