Note: Online and live in the Astor Film Lounge/ Frankfurt
Funmilola Fagbamila, artist, actress and Black Lives Matter activist from the beginning and one of their strongest voices, speaks about her own specific identities and what it has meant to create subversive art as a Nigerian-American woman. There is a lot of cultural dialogue around the existence of “cancel culture“. Funmilola explores why this phenomenon seemingly exists in an information era that presents news as headlines and tweetable statements — as opposed to nuanced breakdowns of nuanced subjects.
Funmilola Fagbamila is a Nigerian-American playwright, actress and professor. Her internationally touring stage play on the complexities of Black political identity, THE INTERSECTION, has met with …