Cynthia Laborde, “Making a Splash: Women Cartoonists in France”

Lubar Entrepreneurship Center 107

Making a Splash: Women Cartoonists in France Cynthia Laborde, Modern Languages at the University of Texas at ArlingtonPhD University of Iowa, 2015; MA University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2010 Friday, February 17, 20232:00-3:30pmLubar Entrepreneurship Center, Room 107 Abstract: In her talk “Making... Read more

Film Screening: L’événement (Happening)

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Friday, February 17, 2023 7:00 pm at UWM Union Cinema L’événement (Happening) Audrey Diwan, Blu-ray, 100 min France, 2021 (French) Golden Lion, 2021 Venice Festival Adapted from Annie Ernaux’ 2020 eponymous novel recounting her traumatic recourse to an illegal abortion.... Read more

Film Screening: Annie colère (Angry Annie)

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Friday, February 17, 2023 9:00pm at UWM Union Cinema Annie colère (Angry Annie) Blandine Lenoir, DCP, 119 min France, 2022 (French) US premiere February 1974, Annie, a mother of 2, finding herself accidentally pregnant, is assisted by the MLAC an... Read more

Film Screening: Indes galantes (Gallant Indies)

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Saturday, February 18, 2023 4:30pm at UWM Union Cinema Indes galantes (Gallant Indies) Philippe Béziat, MP4, 108 min France, 2021 (French) Midwest premiere Resonating with the 1789 storming of the Bastille, the documentary follows the 2019 staging of Les Indes... Read more

Film Screening: Les secrets de mon père (My Father’s Secrets)

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Sunday, February 19, 2023 2:30pm at UWM Union Cinema Les secrets de mon père (My Father’s Secrets) Véra Belmont, Blu-ray, 73 min France/Belgique, 2022 (French) US premiere Based on Michel Kichka’s autobiographical graphic novel, this animation film, in which two... Read more

Film Screening: Saint Omer

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Sunday, February 19, 2023 at 4:30pm In UWM Union Cinema Saint Omer Alice Diop, DCP, 122 min France, 2022 (French) Grand Jury Prize & Lion of the Future, 2022 Venice Festival Wisconsin premiere In this courtroom drama based on the... Read more