Other books tell us how to live the good life—Making Home is about improving life with the real people around us and the resources we already have. While encouraging us to be more resilient in the face of hard times, author Sharon Astyk also points out the beauty, grace, and elegance that result, because getting the most out of everything we use is a way of transforming our lives into something much more fulfilling.
Albany, NY – In today's Academic Minute, Dr. Mia Mask of Vassar College discusses the film career and legacy of actress Rosalind Cash.
Professor Mask is Associate Professor of Film/Chair of Film at Vassar and received her Ph.D. from New York University. Dr. Mask teaches African American cinema, documentary film history, feminist film theory, African national cinemas, and seminars on special topics such as the horror film. She is the author of Divas on Screen: Black Women in American Film.