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Terry Talks: Michael Greyeyes Dishes on Hollywood & the Art of Make-Believe (Jan. 17)

Native Families vs. the Tropes of Disempowerment

Using his character, Terry Thomas, from Peacock’s new show “Rutherford Falls,” as a mechanism for disruption, Associate Professor Michael Greyeyes discusses his work inside Hollywood’s media making machine and the ways Indigenous artists are reclaiming narrative sovereignty.

Michael and his guest Kimberly Guerrero, who plays Terry’s powerhouse wife, Renee on “Rutherford Falls” discuss how the Thomas family is a radical provocation, given Hollywood’s history of portraying Native women and families.

Native Families vs. the Tropes of Disempowerment
Monday, January 17, 2022
9:00 p.m.

Complete session and registration info available HERE.


Jan 17 2022


9:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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