Patricia Zimmermann, professor of cinema, photography and media arts and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, delivered an invited lecture at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland on November 22, 2011. The lecture was featured as part of the film studies lecture series.
The title of the lecture was "The Robert Flaherty Film Seminar in the 1950s: Humanist and Poetic Activism."
Click here http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/filmstudies/events.php?eventid=144
for more detail on the arguments presented in the lecture.
Special thanks to our generous alumni who volunteered this semester, sharing their expertise with our students, faculty, and staff. Some served as guest speakers in classes; others supported our student organizations at meetings and events; and others visited campus to screen professional work.
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