Lust in the Archive: Reflections on Production, Texts, and Exhibition from the Kinsey Film Collection

The Media School Report • July 3, 2018

Visible Evidence XXV, an international conference on documentary film and media, is Aug. 8-11 at IU Bloomington.

Visible Evidence presents, “Lust in the Archive: Reflections on Production, Texts, and Exhibition from the Kinsey Film Collection,” at 5:15 p.m. Aug. 9 at the IU Cinema. Scholars/filmmakers Thomas Waugh, Linda Williams, Russell Sheaffer and Liana Zhou will each share selected pre-World War II erotic film clips from the Kinsey Institute and will reflect on the films’ underground narratives, networks and audiences.

The event is free, but ticketed.

Conference hosts include the Center for Documentary Research and Practice, The Media School, its Cinema and Media Studies unit and the Black Film Center/Archive, among others.

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