Events on August 5

View The Daily Jawn
Morning Show

The Daily Jawn

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Thursday’s episode of The Daily Jawn features interviews with filmmaker Jacqueline Olive, “Carribean Film and Relational Poetics” panelist Jason Fitzroy Jeffers, special guest host D'Lo, plus another Trashterpiece Theater collaboration by the one and only, Perry "Vision" DiVirgilio.
View Faya Dayi
Feature Documentary

Faya Dayi

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Ethiopian legend has it that khat, a stimulant green leaf, was found by Sufi Imams in search of eternity. Inspired by this myth, Faya Dayi takes on a spiritual journey through Harar, weaving a tapestry of intimate stories to offer a window into the dreams of the youth hunted by a repressive regime.
View Meshell Ndegeocello in Conversation with Imani Perry
Panels

Meshell Ndegeocello in Conversation with Imani Perry

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Join these two cutting edge cultural workers as they center Meshell’s virtuosic work as a recording artist and composer, consider the costs and pleasures of being interdisciplinary artists and thinkers, and the political imperatives of creative expression.
View Shorts: Physiography
Short Documentary

Shorts: Physiography

Heaven Reaches Down to Earth, Inheritance, Miss Panama, Softer, Testimony: 52nd St. and the Invisible Violence of UPenn, UXO, You Can't Stop Spirit

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"You want to fly, you got to give up the shit that weighs you down." — Toni Morrison.