Critical Writing Index

UWM films explore race and gender issues

by Elfrieda Abbe

Milwaukee Journal, Dec. 13, 1992

Films by Leah Gilliam and Shikha Jhingan are discussed as a precursor to their graduate screening at the University of Wisconsin. Both artists' work reflect their distinct views of race and gender politics. Abbe's article is highlighted with insights from the filmmakers themselves.

ITEM 1992.039 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

PretendLeah Gilliam

This Land Was OursShikha Jhingan

From the Burning EmbersShikha Jhingan

The Girl Child: The Prisoner of GenderShikha Jhingan