Graduate Student Colloquium 12/4 - Kate Busselle

The Weinstien Effect 

Monday, December 4th 12:30-1:30pm 325 Strickland Hall

Kate Busselle is a doctoral student at MU in Theatre and Performance Studies. Learn how the film industry works, the role and power of producers, and the reproduction of sexual violence in the industry. Discussions about the gender and sexuality politics of recent sexual assult accusations of key Hollywood players such as Harvey Weinstein, Louis CK, and Kevin Spacey and the pros and cons of the #MeToo campaign. Kate's theatre company, Theatrical Intimacy Education is combatting issues of sexual violence and will share protocols for ways the film industry can improve and practical tips on physical touch in the classroom. 

Hosted by the MU WGST Grad Group