IUB Fine Arts Building
Professor E. Patrick Johnson of Northwestern University will perform his one-man show entitled "Pouring Tea: Black Gay Men of the
South Tell Their Tales." The performance traces the lives of several
black gay, queer, and trans-identified males across the U.S South.
Admission is free of charge.
Professor Johnson is Department Chair, Director of Graduate Studies, and Professor in the Departments of American Studies, Performance Studies, and Theatre & Drama at Northwestern. He is the author and/or co-editor of Appropriating Blackness: Performance and the Politics of Authenticity (Duke University Press); Black Queer Studies: A Critical Anthology (Duke University Press); and, most recently, Sweet Tea: Black Gay Men of the South (University of North Carolina Press).