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Manhood, Music, and Soul: An Evening with Filmmaker Byron Hurt
Provost Lecture Series

Mon, 11 Nov, 2013 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Time Zone: America/New_York
Local Time: Mon, 11 Nov, 2013 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

 

You are invited to a Provost Lecture Series

 

Manhood, Music, and Soul:

An Evening with Filmmaker Byron Hurt

 

Byron Hurt

 

Monday, November 11th

4:00 PM 

Wang Center Theater 

 

Manhood, Music and Soul: An Evening with Filmmaker Byron Hurt. Byron Hurt is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, writer, and anti-sexist activist. Hurt is also the former host of the Emmy-nominated series, Reel Works with Byron Hurt. His documentary, Hip-Hop: Beyond Beats and Rhymes, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and broadcast nationally on PBS’ Emmy-award winning series Independent Lens. Byron's latest film, Soul Food Junkies, won the CNN Best Documentary Award at the American Black Film Festival and Best Documentary at the Urbanworld Film Festival in New York City. Soul Food Junkies aired nationally on Independent Lens in January and April 2013. A member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Hurt’s next film is called Hazing: How Badly Do You Want In


Abstract: Filmmaker Byron Hurt talks about his evolution as man and shows clips from his award-winning film, Hip-Hop: Beyond Beats and Rhymes.

Sponsored by the Department of Sociology

Contact the Office of Alumni Relations if you are interested in attending at

alumnievents@stonybrook.edu or call 877-SEA-WOLF

Fees: Free
Contact: alumni@stonybrook.edu/877-SEA-WOLF
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