Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Screening and Discussion: Taboo…Yardies

Jun 29, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

| FREE

In honor of Pride Month and Caribbean Heritage Month, join us for a screening of Taboo…Yardies, a 2011 documentary by filmmaker Selena Blake examining the socioeconomic and sociopolitical environment in Jamaica that cultivates violence against gays, lesbians, and transgender people. Presented in partnership with CaribBEING, an organization that works to build community through the lens of Caribbean cinema, culture, and art, as part of the Heritage Film Series.

Details

Date:
Jun 29, 2016
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
FREE
Event Categories:
,
Website:
http://www.brooklynhistory.org/visitor/calendar.html

Venue

Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States

Organizer

Brooklyn Historical Society
Phone:
(718) 222-4111
Email:
Website:
www.brooklynhistory.org