Signifyin’ Works

Signifyin’ Works

Signifyin’ Works is a non-profit corporation (501c3) whose mission is to
produce and distribute audio-visual material exploring the history and
culture of African Americans.

Founded in 1991 by Marlon Riggs, the board of directors currently
includes:

  • Herman Gray, cultural critic, and professor, U.C. Santa Cruz
  • Vivian Kleiman, independent filmmaker
  • Patricia Turner, folklorist and Vice Provost, Undergraduate Education for UCLA.