Stephen Tropiano, associate professor of screen studies in the Department of Media Arts, Sciences, and Studies, and director of the Los Angeles Program, was a guest columnist for the website FlowTV.org, an online critical forum on television and media culture.
Stephen's latest column is the recent financial dispute between Viacom and DirecTV can be accessed at here.
Raymond Gozzi, associate professor in the Department of Media Arts, Sciences and Studies, was recently featured on Figure/Ground as part of its scholarly interview series.
According to its website, Figure/Ground is a student-led, interdisciplinary research website that focuses on media and communication studies, continental philosophy, and education.
To read Gozzi’s interview, click here.
Patricia R. Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, was an invited presenter at the 58th Annual Robert Flaherty Film Seminar, held this year at Colgate University from June 16-22.
Curated by Josetxo Cerdan, the theme of this year’s seminar was “Open Wounds.” Cerdan is director of the Punto de Vista International Documentary Film Festival in Navarra, Spain.
Zimmermann presented a special workshop with international Flaherty fellows on the history and significance of the Robert Flaherty Film Seminar, the longest continuously running gathering for independent film in the world.
ITHACA, NY — Ithaca College has once again been named as one of the country’s top institutions for undergraduate education by the Princeton Review, which just released the latest edition of “The Best 377 Colleges.” The annual guide also ranks Ithaca in the top 10 for both college radio and college...
Jason Harrington won a grant in Electronic Media and Film from the New York State Council for the Arts (NYSCA) for his latest project, Breathing In.
Harrington, an assistant professor in the Department of Media Arts, Sciences and Studies, is producing and directing the short animated film and also creating a related exhibition/video installation. Breathing In is "a creation story, comprised of modern takes on ancient myths, images borrowed from religious iconography, and pagan symbolism. It follows the journey of a woman through the stages of creation as symbols morph into worlds and planets are eaten by dragons."
His other animated film, My Mind, has continued to screen across the country, and was recently selected for the upcoming Beijing New Youth Film Festival (BNYFF).