Mardistan

Sunday, 13 December 2015 - 2:00pm

Rainey Auditorium, Penn Museum, 3260 South Street

Mardistan

Penn Museum Second Sunday Culture Films

The films in this year's Penn Museum Second Sunday Series are curated around the theme of gender & considering the role that gender/identity plays across many cultures.
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INDIA

Mardistan
(Harjant Gill, 2014, 38 min)

Speakers: Filmmaker Harjant Gill, Anthropology, Towson University, in conversation with  Amardeep Singh, English, Lehigh University

Mardistan (Macholand) is an exploration of notions of Indian manhood and masculinity articulated by four men of different generations and from different social backgrounds.

Penn Museum Culture Films

Films are free with museum admission. Pre-registration is not required.


ALL FILMS IN "GENDER ACROSS CULTURES" SERIES

October 11, 2015
A Place in the Middle and Heart of the Sea

November 8, 2015
A Quiet Inquisition

December 13, 2015
Mardistan

February 14, 2016
Muxes

March 13, 2016
Soul Food Stories