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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-...
November 14, 2017
Rizvana Bradley, An Opera of the World Monday, November 13, 2017, 7 pm @ Anthology Film ArchivesFlaherty NYC programmed by Maori Karmael Holmes & Charlotte Ickes Director Manthia Diawara in person for a post screening discussion with Rizvana...
October 25, 2017
Thu, Oct 26, 2017: 7pm Unmaking the Mask shorts program: Rizvana Bradley   LOCATION: Peter Jay Sharp Building   BAM Rose Cinemas GENERAL ADMISSION: $15 MEMBERS: $7.50 (free for Level 4 and above) See full chart of reduced price tickets + ...
April 21, 2017
Kirsty Dootson was awarded runner up in the best doctoral student article category at the British Association of Film, Television and Screen Studies Conference in the UK (for her Max Factor article that came out in Film History last summer).    It...
January 27, 2017
Two beloved faculty members — history professor George Chauncey ’77 GRD ’89 and his husband, film studies professor Ronald Gregg — will be leaving Yale for Columbia University at the end of this academic year.