Seriously Funny: A Roundtable on Women, Comedy and Politics

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 6:00pm
Location: 
Low Rotunda, Low Memorial Library
Event Category: 
Talks

Seriously Funny: A Roundtable on Women, Comedy and Politics

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Screening and reception at 6:00pm, Roundtable discussion at 7:00pm
Low Rotunda, Low Memorial Library

 

Featuring:

 

Frances Negrón-Muntaner

Columbia University Professor of English and Comparative Literature, filmmaker and author of the report “Not Funny: Latinos in Comedy”


Kate Clinton
Humor activist (HA) and author of I Told You So

 

Negin Farsad
Author of How to Make White People Laugh and director/producer of The Muslims are Coming

 

Dulce Sloan
One of TimeOut LA's Top Comics to Watch for 2017 and correspondent for the Daily Show with Trevor Noah

 

Online registration is required and is open here.

 

Sponsored by (list in formation):

Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Diversity and Inclusion
Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race
Institute for Research on Women, Gender, & Sexuality
Office of Multicultural Affairs
Office of University Life

 

If you require disability accommodations, please contact Disability Services at 212-854-2388 or disability@columbia.edu, once you receive an email confirmation of your event registration.