Isaac Julien Bay Area Events: November 2017

November 22, 2017

As part of the parallel programming for Isaac Julien Playtime at Fort Mason, Isaac will be speaking at Bay Area institutions.


Monday 27th November, 6.30pm

Berkeley Arts + Design: Isaac Julien & Judith Butler

BAMPFA (2155 Center St, Berkeley)


The Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA), Berkeley Arts + Design will host Isaac Julien as he presents a screening of his film Frantz Fanon: Black Skin, White Mask (1996). Following the film, he’ll speak in conversation with Mark Nash, the co-director of the film, and Judith Butler, Maxine Elliot Professor in the Department of Comparative Literature at UC Berkeley.


For more info please visit BAMPFA


Tuesday 28th November, 7pm

Traction: Art Talks with Isaac Julien & B Ruby Rich

Digital Arts Research Center (DARC), 108, UC Santa Cruz


At UC Santa Cruz's TRACTION Art Talk series, Isaac Julien will speak in conversation with B. Ruby Rich, feminist writer, film critic, LGBT activist, UC Santa Cruz professor of film and digital media, and friend of Julien. They'll cover topics such as Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture's presentation of Playtime, as well as the recent re-release and remastering of his film Frantz Fanon: Black Skin, White Mask.


Free Admission


For more info please click here 


Wednesday 29th November, 7pm

Art Lecture Series: Isaac Julien

Lucie Stern Hall, Mills College Art Museum, 5000 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland


At Mills College’s Art Lecture Series, Julien will speak about current and past works, so as to serve Mills’ lecture series goals of “[gaining a] greater perspective on current ideas and practices in the contemporary art world.”


Free Admission


For more information please visit Mills College



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