Recent News

Professor James Tweedie was named one of two Academy Film Scholars by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for 2017.  He will recieve a $25,000 Film Scholars grant to work on his book project.  The Academy Film Scholars program was established in 1999 to support  significant new works on film scholarship.

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José Alaniz was featured on the lastest Faculty Friday Spotlight on The Whole U.  Read the feature on The Whole U website. 

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The new issue of Feminist Media Histories includes an essay wrtten by recent graduate Annie Fee (Ph.D. 2015) titled:  Les Midinettes Révolutionnaires: The Activist Cinema Girl in 1920s MontmartreAnnie is currently in her first year of a four year postdoctoral research fellowship at the Media Aesthetics research group at the University of Oslo, Department of Media and Communication.  

Congratulations Annie! 

Professor Steve Groening was interviewed about his work on inflight entertainment by BBC. Check out the article: How flying seriously messes with your mind on the BBC future website.

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Once again the Cinema and Media studies program will be sponsoring Quad Flicks during Dawg Daze, the UW's annual tradition of welcoming first year and returning students to campus.