up to cast
John Cameron Mitchell
Povinelli is a professor
of anthropology at Columbia University whose books include The
Empire of Love: Toward a Theory of Intimacy, Geneology, and Carnality (2006),
The Cunning of Recognition: Indigenous Alterities
and the Making of Australian Multiculturalism (2002), and Labor's
Lot: The Power, History and Culture of Aboriginal Action (1994).
Beth and I met in 2005 at cast
Warner's New York loft and did our interview there
prior to a screening of the movie-in-progress.