Brujos, Beyond Representation: Decolonizing & Queering TV
We are cosponsoring a screening of the web-tv series Brujos followed by a discussion with Ricardo Gamboa, Isaac Gomez, and Justin Ignatius Mitchell on re-imagining political television in the digital age. Students will get to discuss how one makes political media content outside of the world of cable and network TV.
February 26, Tuesday, 6 to 8 pm
CSGS, 285 Mercer Street, 4th Floor
is a radically-politicized, queer-of-color web series following for gay Latino doctoral students that are also witches as they try and survive the semester and a witch hunt led by the straight, wealthy, white male descendants of the first New World colonizers. Brujos
’ experimental approach to production and radical ethos has garnered the show significant recognition and a cult following. Come binge watch the 12 episode series and talk with creator Ricardo Gamboa and cast members Isaac Gomez and Justin Ignatius Mitchell.
Co-sponsored by the NYU Center for the Study of Gender & Sexuality; Latinx Project
For more information, please contact CSGS at firstname.lastname@example.org