The Passionate Pursuits of Angela Bowen
August 19 5:20 p.m. screening | 18 Left
The Passionate Pursuits of Angela Bowen is a window into the life of an inspiring woman who grew up in inner city Boston during the Jim Crow era. She went on to become a classical ballerina, a legendary dance teacher, a black lesbian feminist activist, a writer and a professor at Cal State Long Beach. Her story reveals how the challenges of race, class, gender, age and sexuality influenced her decisions and strategies for survival. In the film, Bowen urges all of us to follow our dreams, but not for ourselves alone.
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