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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...
May 21, 2018
Yale’s Film and Media Studies has graduated 29 Ph.D.’s.  27 of these have been in the last ten years.  How are our students doing post-Yale?  Here is a brief statistical breakdown: Tenured associate professors:  3 Non-tenured, tenure-track assistant...
Professor Francesco Casetti
April 30, 2018
Ends of Cinema May 3-5, 2018 | A Center for 21st Century Studies Conference at UW-Milwaukee Francesco Casetti is one of the Plenary Speakers at the Conference “Ends of Cinema” organized by Richard Grusin at the UW-Milwaukee. His paper is entitled “...
December 11, 2017
Rizvana Bradley spoke at the Lincoln Center, to celebrate the release of the special dossier, “Dimensions in Black: Perspectives on Black Film and Media,” which appears in the new issue of Film Quarterly. https://filmquarterly.org/2017/12/04/winter-...