Sarah SchulmanSarah Schulman

Tribeca All Access® | 2010

Sarah Schulman is the author of 14 books; She also co-wrote the screeplay for Cheryl Dunye’s film THE OWLS, which premiered at the Berlin Film Festival (2010). Her awards include a Guggenheim, Fulbright, Revson Fellow for the Future of New York at Columbia University, 2 American Library Association Book Awards, 3 NY Foundation for the Arts Fellowships, finalist for the Prix de Rome, and  Kessler Prize for Sustained Contribution to LGBT Studies.


A participant Citizen, Sarah has been active in a number of foundational movements for social change including Abortion Rights, AIDS Activism, and the Gay and Lesbian Liberation Movement. She is co-founder  with Jim Hubbard of both: MIX:NY LGBT Experimental Film and Video Festival, and the ACT UP Oral History Project (www.actuporalhistory.org) Sarah is a Professor of English at the City University of New York, College of Staten Island, a Fellow of the New York Institute for the Humanities at NYU and on the Advisory Board of the Human Rights and Social Movements Program at Harvard’s Kennedy School.

Adventures in the 419

Tribeca All Access® | 2010