WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH
Kate Bornstein & Sam Feder: Kate Bornstein is a Queer and Pleasant Danger. Film viewing and Q & A with Director Sam Feder and Social Acitivist Kate Bornstein. Tuesday, March 31, 2015. Mayo Concert Hall - 5:30 pm. All welcome!
Kate Bornstein is a performance artist and writer who has been exploding binaries and deconstructing gender—and her own identity - for decades. Trans-dyke; Reluctant polyamorist; Sadomasochist; Recovering Scientologist; Pioneering gender outlaw, Kate's books are taught in over 120 colleges and universities around the world. Ze has performed hir work live on college campuses, and in theaters and performance spaces across the USA, as well as in Canada, the United Kingdom, Germany, and Austria. The film Kate Bornstein Is a Queer & Pleasant Danger joins her on her latest tour, capturing rollicking public performances and painful personal revelations as it bears witness to Kate as a trailblazing artist-theorist-activist who inhabits a space between male and female with wit, style and astonishing candor. By turns meditative and playful, the film invites us on a thought-provoking journey through Kate’s world to seek answers to some of life’s biggest questions. Kate and Director Sam Feder will host a viewing of the documentary, followed by a conversation, interview, & Q&A session.