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September 13, 2019
A New TV Show Looks at Family Albums Across the USA The PBS series Family Pictures USA suggests that “sharing photographs reminds us of our common roots and strengthens connections with our friends, families and neighbors. Host Thomas Allen...
August 12, 2019
The series FAMILY PICTURES USA , hosted by Thomas Allen Harris, will air nationally on PBS primetime August 12th at 9pm  and August 13th at 8pm and 9pm.  FAMILY PICTURES USA looks at America through the lens of the family photo album and grew out of...
June 10, 2019
New Three-Part Series Premieres Monday and Tuesday, August 12-13, on PBS Producer and Host Thomas Allen Harris Travels Across the Country, Meeting People Whose Family Photos Reveal Our Nation’s History, Diversity and Common Values ARLINGTON, VA — ...
April 11, 2019
Five Yale faculty members and affiliates were among 168 scholars, artists, and writers appointed as 2019 Guggenheim Fellows. The fellows, who are appointed by the foundation on the basis of prior achievement and exceptional promise, were chosen from...
April 4, 2019
The Program in Film and Media Studies at Yale will be offering from the 2019-2020 academic year a new opportunity for students to obtain a Graduate Certificate in Film and Media Studies. The Program is currently receiving applications for the first...
February 20, 2019
Francesco Casetti will spend part of the Fall 2019 in Berlin as Fellow of the Research Group BildEvidenz. History and Aesthetics. Funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), BildEvidenz investigates the processes that underpin the emergence...
December 12, 2018
Anne Kern, the first FilmStudies/Complit doctoral student, now a dean at Purchase College, just named  “Chevilier dans l’ordre des arts et des lettres” at the French Cultural Services Dec 5; Dudley Andrew, her dissertation advisor, was elevated to...