Keisha Knight

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Visiting Faculty

Keisha Knight is an ex-dancer, film programmer/moving image curator, and interrogator of visual culture.

Biography

Knight is an ex-dancer, film programmer/moving image curator, and interrogator of visual culture. She has a BA in Comparative Religion from Barnard College, an MA in Media Studies from Pratt Institute, and is a doctoral candidate in Film and Visual Studies at Harvard University where her research focuses on visual archeologies of Blackness in the 19th century. Knight's teaching interests include Media Infrastructures, Continental Philosophy, Film Studies, Black Studies, and Critical Media Practice. She is the co-founder and Artistic Director of Sentient.Art.Film. Knight is a visiting faculty member at Bennington for the 2021-2022 academic year.

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