John L Warfield Center

"Incognegro" (book reading)

Intellectual Properties book reading by Frank Wilderson from his forthcoming genre-bending /Incognegro/ published by South End Press.

Intellectual Property
2402 Guadalupe Street,
Austin, TX 78705

Fri, October 3, 2008 | Intellectual Property - 2402 Guadalupe Street, Austin, TX 78705

3:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Frank B. Wilderson, III


One of only two Black American members of the African National Congress (ANC), Frank B. Wilderson, III helped the ANC coordinate clandestine propaganda and launch psychological warfare while teaching in apartheid-era South Africa. He is the award-winning author of Red, White and Black: Cinema and the Structure of US Antagonisms (forthcoming) and the director of ReparationsŠNow, a film in progress. He is the recipient of The Eisner Prize for Creative Achievement of the Highest Order; The Judith Stronach Award for Poetry; and The Maya Angelou Award for Best Fiction Portraying the Black Experience in America. He teaches African American studies and drama at the University of California, Irvine.

Sponsored by: John L. Warfield Center for African and African American Studies - Thematic Initiatives and Community Engagement (DDCE) - Intellectual Property

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