We stand in solidarity with the uprising unfolding across the country following the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, Nina Pop, Jamel Floyd, and those affected by generations of structural violence against Black communities.

We're putting together a list of resources for self-education, mutual aid, and ongoing action in the struggle for racial justice.

View PDF Search View Archive

Julia Alekseyeva

Julia Alekseyeva is an adjunct professor of Cinema Studies at Brooklyn College, and is finishing a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature at Harvard. She is also an author-illustrator whose debut graphic novel, Soviet Daughter: A Graphic Revolution, was published in January by Microcosm Publishing.

Two Contentious New Waves: “Oshima x Godard” at BAM

For two weeks this month, BAMcinématek presents a retrospective of two directors considered to represent the apotheosis of art cinema in their respective countries: Japanese political avant-garde filmmaker Oshima Nagisa, and French New Wave auteur Jean-Luc Godard.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

All Issues