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Cinema Politica presents: WORLDS OF URSULA K. LE GUIN

April 8, 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

- By donation (on site)

[Le français suit]

Join Cinema Politica Concordia for our last screening of the Winter season – the Quebec premiere of WORLDS OF URSULA K. LE GUIN, a spirited biographical portrait and celebration of the groundbreaking life and work of feminist author Ursula K. Le Guin. The screening will be followed by a discussion with:

  • Su J. Sokol: Author, activist and social lawyer who recently wrote “Cycling to Asylum,” a speculative fiction novel exploring the hardships of border-crossing.
  •  Jo Walton: Sci-fi and fantasy author and winner of Hugo Awards, Nebula Awards and World Fantasy Awards. Walton has met with Le Guin, who has had a great influence on her work.
  • Helen Chau Bradley: Queer mixed-race writer, musician & arts administrator. She plays in the band Heathers, works for POP Montreal, and hosts the Strange Futures book club at Librairie Drawn & Quarterly.
  • the discussion will be moderated by James Goddard, interdisciplinary artist and coordinator of the Documentary Futurism project.

This screening is co-presented with Horizons imaginaires and co-sponsored by Fasa Concordia. Admission is by donation ($5-10 suggested). The venue is wheelchair accessible. Childcare provided on site by the Montreal Childcare Collective with 24 hour notice (https://childcarecollective.wordpress.com/about/ )

WORLDS OF URSULA K. LE GUIN
Arwen Curry / United States / 2018 / 68 ‘ / English / S.T. French

Best known for groundbreaking science fiction and fantasy works such as A Wizard of Earthsea, The Left Hand of Darkness, and The Dispossessed, Ursula K. Le Guin’s fascinating story has never before been captured on film. Produced with Le Guin’s participation over the course of a decade, WORLDS OF URSULA K. LE GUIN is a journey through the writer’s career and her worlds, both real and fantastic.

More info: https://www.cinemapolitica.org/screening/concordia/worlds-ursula-k-le-guin

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Rejoignez Cinema Politica Concordia pour notre dernière projection de la saison d’hiver – la première québécoise de WORLDS OF URSULA K. LE GUIN, un portrait biographique et une célébration de la vie et l’oeuvre de l’écrivaine féministe Ursula K. Le Guin. La projection sera suivie d’une discussion avec:

  • Su Sokol: Auteure, activiste et avocate sociale qui a récemment écrit “Cycling to Asylum,” un roman de fiction spéculative explorant les périls de la traversée de frontières.
  • Jo Walton: Auteure de science-fiction et fantaisie, primée aux Hugos, Nébulas et World Fantasy Awards. Elle a rencontré Le Guin, qui a eu une grande influence sur son oeuvre.
  • Helen Chau Bradley: Auteure, musicienne et administratrice des arts queer et racisée. Bradley joue dans le groupe Heathers, travaille pour POP Montreal, et anime le Strange Futures book club à la Librairie Drawn & Quarterly.
  • La discussion sera modérée par James Goddard, artiste interdisciplinaire et coordinateur de projet Documentary Futurism.

Cette projection est co-présentée avec Horizons imaginaires et co-sponsorisée par Fasa Concordia. Admission sur base de contributions volontaires (5-10$ suggéré). La salle est accessible en fauteuil roulant. Un service de garde d’enfants est disponible gratuitement à toutes nos projections grâce à The Childcare Collective avec un délai de 24 heures (https://childcarecollective.wordpress.com/about/).

WORLDS OF URSULA K. LE GUIN
Arwen Curry / Etats-Unis / 2018 / 68 ‘ / Anglais / S.T. Français

Mieux connue pour ses oeuvres novatrices de science fiction et de fantaisie telles que A Wizard of Earthsea (Le sorcier de Terremer), The Left Hand of Darkness (La main gauche de la nuit) et The Dispossessed (Les dépossédés), l’histoire fascinante d’Ursula K. Le Guin n’a jamais été capturée sur pellicule avant aujourd’hui. Produit avec la participation de Le Guin sur une période de dix ans, WORLDS OF URSULA K. LE GUIN est un voyage au coeur de la carrière de l’écrivaine et de ses mondes, fantastiques et réels.

Plus d’infos: https://www.cinemapolitica.org/fr/screening/concordia/worlds-ursula-k-le-guin

Details

Date:
April 8, 2019
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Cost:
By donation (on site)
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.cinemapolitica.org/screening/concordia/worlds-ursula-k-le-guin

Organizer

Cinema Politica Concordia
Phone:
514-575-1425
Website:
http://www.cinemapolitica.org/

Venue

Cinema Politica Concordia
1455 Boulevard de Maisonneuve O
Montreal, QC H3G 1M8 Canada
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Website:
https://www.cinemapolitica.org/screening/concordia/tnaw-you-are-indian-land

Details

Date:
April 8, 2019
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Cost:
By donation (on site)
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.cinemapolitica.org/screening/concordia/worlds-ursula-k-le-guin

Organizer

Cinema Politica Concordia
Phone:
514-575-1425
Website:
http://www.cinemapolitica.org/

Venue

Cinema Politica Concordia
1455 Boulevard de Maisonneuve O
Montreal, QC H3G 1M8 Canada
+ Google Map
Website:
https://www.cinemapolitica.org/screening/concordia/tnaw-you-are-indian-land