1990s New Queer Cinema
A landmark article by B. Ruby Rich coined the term ‘New Queer Cinema’ – join our invited speakers to discuss its impact.
We are delighted to announce that programmer Maria Cabrera, poet Keith Jarrett, poet and activist So Mayer and programmer and writer Selina Robertson will join us for this discussion hosted by academic Sam McBean (Queen Mary University of London).
Total runtime 90min
1992 saw the publication of B. Ruby Rich’s landmark article in Sight & Sound in which she coined the term ‘New Queer Cinema’. Join our invited speakers to discuss what impact the article had on writing about queer cinema in the 1990s, its role in defining cinema experiences, and how it connected theory, activism and practice to form ‘curatorial advocation’.