Sheril D. Antonio Biography
New York University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Cinema Studies, Ph.D. Contemporary African American Cinema 1999
New York University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Liberal Studies, M.A. 1986
New York University, Tisch School of the Arts, Undergraduate Film and Television, B.F.A. with honors, 1981
Sheril Antonio has worked closely with numerous organizations nationally and internationally including the Museum of the Moving Image http://www.movingimage.us/visit/calendar/2017/02/10/detail/blaxploitalian-100-years-of-blackness-in-italian-cinema, Ghetto Film School https://www.ghettofilm.org/leadership, and the U.S. State Department https://blogs.america.gov/blog/2009/09/15/filmdemocracy-film-as-a-political-force/
She serves a national and international judge for Panasonic Kid Witness News http://www.panasonic.com/global/corporate/kwn/contest2016/judges.html and has participated in the Insight Film Festival http://www.insightfestival.co.uk/2014/11/nyu-insight-screening/ and lectures frequently to a variety of audiences such as Peking University https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-jGeOErCte8 Lincoln Center Education https://vimeo.com/190581802 and The Children’s Village https://childrensvillage.org/
Dr. Antonio writes for Huffington Post - http://www.huffingtonpost.com/sheril-antonio/ and Stackstreet - https://stackstreet.com/dean-antonio-nyu/ and is a film lecturer, scholar, and author whose book and essays have been published by Peter Lang, Indiana University Press, the British Film Institute’s Sight & Sound, Black Camera, Silver Birch Press, and Bertz Verlang.