In the South Bay? You won’t want to miss this series of events BCNM faculty Greg Niemeyer is hosting at Stanford University on media inclusion and innovation on his sabbatical in collaboration with Paul “DJ Spooky” Miller!
The Pioneers of African American Cinema
APRIL 10 | 6PM -8PM | OSHMAN HALL
With: Clayborne Carson, Jennifer DeVere Brody, Allyson Hobbs, Adam Banks and Jonathan Calm
Join DJ Spooky and Stanford’s nationally renowned Black scholars as they discuss the rise of African-American film in the 20th century. Scenes from newly restored films by Oscar Micheaux, Frank Peregrini, and others will be shown.
Cinematic Inclusion: What Media History Tells Us About Innovation
APRIL 11 | 6PM -7:30PM | OSHMAN HALL
With: Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky and Jeff Chang
Come hear influential Afrofuturist artist, musician and theorist Paul D. Miller explore the past, present and future of Black cultural performance in conversation with Jeff Chang.
Mash Up Media
APRIL 13 | 4:30 PM | OSHMAN HALL
In this free-flowing intellectual talk and performance, Paul “DJ Spooky” Miller explores the edge of the possible — from hip hop to high tech — making the case that creativity in our hyper-technological age comes from remixing and redefining context.