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Venus Rising: A Black Herstory Month Celebration w/ filmmaker Dana Verde

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ImageNation's Raw Space

2031 Adam Clayton Powell Junior Boulevard

New York, NY 10027

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Join ImageNation and featured artist Dana Verde for Venus Rising: A Black Herstory Month Celebration, this program will explore the objectification and empowerment of Black women thru the ages from Sara Baartman (the Venus Hottentot) to Cardi B.

Venus Rising features the short films "Entitled" by Adeyemi Michael, "800 Pound Gorilla" by Dana Verde. The program also includes Gibson and ReBlacka of BlackIssuesIssues, and American Candy comedian Hollie Harper, followed by a discussion with filmmakers Dana Verde and Adeyemi Michael.

Also, learn about the crowdfunder for Dana Verde's new project Saartjie, a dramatic short film based on the true story of Sarah Baartman. The Crowdfunder launches March 21st. Come out and learn more!

  • Doors - 6:30pm

  • Program & Reception - 7pm to 8:30pm

Seating is on a first come basis. The program will begin on time.

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ImageNation's Raw Space

2031 Adam Clayton Powell Junior Boulevard

New York, NY 10027

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