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Still from Who's Afraid of Kathy Acker? A Documentary (Barbara Caspar, 2008). Used with permission from Women Make Movies.




Journal Issue 4.1
Spring-Summer 2012
Edited by Agatha Beins, Jillian Hernandez, and Deanna Utroske
Editorial Assistants: A.J. Barks
Editorial Intern: Vera Hinsey


Special Feature


Film, Pedagogy, and Film Pedagogy
Edited and Introduced by Agatha Beins
go to introduction

Documentary Production & Documentary Problems
By Shara K. Lange
go to essay
go to lesson plan

"Ball Licky-Lickly!" Pedagogical Strategies for Interrogating Pop Culture Images
By Özlem Sensoy
go to essay

Teaching Afghan Women: A History of Struggle
By Shoba Rajgopal
go to essay

Creating Spaces for Community Engagement through Documentary Film: My Social Action Project
By Anna Zailik
go to essay
go to lesson plan



Film Festival Coverage

Report from MIX NYC, the 24th New York Queer Experimental Film Festival, 2011
By Sloan Lesbowitz
go to report

Report from the Margaret Mead Film Festival, New York City, 2011
By Diana Cage
go to report





Women of Turkey: Between Islam and Secularism
(dir. Olga Nakkas, 2006)
Gender Me
(dir. Nefise Özkal Lorentzen, 2008)
go to films review


Reviewed by

Jenny White

Patsy Mink: Ahead of the Majority
(dir. Kimberlee Bassford, 2008)

Chisholm '72: Unbought and Unbossed
(dir. Shola Lynch, 2004)

go to films review


Anastasia Curwood

Alice Neel
(dir. Andrew Neel, 2006)

Who's Afraid of Kathy Acker?
(dir. Barbara Caspar, 2008)

go to films review

Shannon Rose Riley

A Crushing Love: Chicanas, Motherhood and Activism
(dir. Sylvia Morales, 2009)
Antonia Pantoja: Presente!
(dir. Lillian Jimenez, 2009)
go to films review

Milagros Peña

Look Us in The Eye: The Old Women's Project
(dir. Jennifer Abod, 2006)
Five Friends
(dir. Eric Santiago, 2011)
go to films review

Rebecca Richman

Made in India: A Film about Surrogacy
(dir. Rebecca Haimowitz & Vaishali Sinha, 2010)
go to film review

Amrita Pande

The Beaches of Agnes
(dir. Agnes Varda, 2008)

The Gleaners and I
(dir. Agnes Varda, 2000)

go to films review

Laura Gross

Miss Representation
(dir. Jennifer Siebel Newsom, 2011)

go to film review

Miss Representation Student Response by Tiffany Lo
go to response

Miss Representation Student Response by Frederika Morgan
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Danielle Gougon

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