Northwestern University, BS Fine and Performing Arts (1985), MA Interdisciplinary, Theatre and Performance Studies, PhD Performance Studies with certificate in Gender Studies (1995). Exhibitions/screenings: DOX Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague; Bridgeport Arts Center, Chicago; Slamdance Film Festival, Park City UT; Cinema Mostra AIDS, Sao Paulo; Feminist Active Documentary Video Festa, Tokyo; National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington DC; Frameline Film Festival, San Francisco; Creative Time’s Democracy in America; Chicago Humanities Festival; Superfest Best of the Fest, Berkeley CA; Black Harvest International Film and Video Festival; Toronto Lesbian and Gay Film and Video Festival. Awards: Vermont College of Fine Arts Artist in Residence; Grand Valley State University visiting artist; Female Journalists Association of Liberia, Monrovia, visiting fellow; Purpose Prize Fellow; Women’s eNews Ida B. Wells Bravery in Journalism and 21 Leaders for the 21st Century; Chicago Foundation for Women Impact Award; Illinois Humanities Council Lawrence Towner Award; grants: National Endowment for the Arts, Nathan Cummings Foundation, Ms. Foundation for Women, McCormick Foundation, Illinois Arts Council, Illinois Humanities Council, Community Arts Assistance Program, Chicago Community Trust.


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