American Studies

American Studies Film Series: Grey Gardens

Sat, April 6, 2013 | CAL 100

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

This month, the American Studies Film Series will host a FREE screening of "Grey Gardens," directed by Albert and David Maysles.

The film depicts the everyday lives of two reclusive socialites, a mother and daughter both named Edith Beale, who lived at Grey Gardens, a decrepit mansion at 3 West End Road in the wealthy Georgica Pond neighborhood of East Hampton, New York. 

"Grey Gardens" will be introduced by David Juarez. David is a first year graduate student in American Studies whose interests include Jack Kerouac and the Beats, 20th Century American Literature and Culture, Women's and Gender Studies, and Childhood Studies.

Watch the trailer here:

Sponsored by: Department of American Studies

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