Homosexuality: One Child's Point of View

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Title

Homosexuality: One Child's Point of View

Subject

One child's understanding of homosexuality.

Description

Juanita Mohammed Szczepanski is a community video artist and activist.
She uses inexpensive camcorder video technology to respond to the needs of those who matter to her. In her work at GMHC in New York City, Mohammed Szczepanski makes educational videos for and about the AIDS community. In her personal video work, she looks to her friends and neighbors to find stories that are not typically represented in the media.

Creator

Jahanara Mohammed
Juanita Mohammed Szczepanski

Publisher

Mother Daughter Productions

Date

1993

Relation

Love is you,
Love is me,
Love is everyone,
Love is not hate,
But love is friends loving friends,
Love is brotherhood,
Love is women loving women,
Love is men loving men,
Love is women and men loving each other,
Love is NOT hate.”
– Jazzy's poem in Homosexuality: One Child’s Point Of View, 1993

Is Referenced By

Two Women, Juanita Mohammed Szczepanski and Pharaoh "Pharah" Diaz, Feminist Media Histories
Juanita Mohammed Szczepanski, Center for the Humanities, CUNY
This video was digitized and used in the VHS Archives class inspiring a public art performance and action about children's views of sexuality, called Dear J.

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URL

http://stor.artstor.org/stor//5d302b6c-3e00-4019-a25f-1dfff96b1673

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Files

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Citation

Jahanara Mohammed Juanita Mohammed Szczepanski, “Homosexuality: One Child's Point of View,” VHS Activism Archive , accessed August 12, 2022, https://activismvhs.omeka.net/items/show/37.

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