March 2, 2015
Award winning filmmakers, alumni of NYU’s diverse documentary initiatives in the Program in Culture & Media and Journalism (GSAS); Film & TV and Open Arts (Tisch School of the Arts) discuss how these distinctive documentary approaches shape their work.
February 26, 2015
Featured talk by Erica Wortham, author of Indigenous Media in Mexico: Culture, Community, and the State (2013, Duke University Press)
February 19, 2015
Filmmaker/media artist JASON DASILVA explains how his work shifted thematically after he was diagnosed with primary progressive multiple sclerosis at the age of twenty-five, exploring the relationship between disability and identity through the lens of his personal perspective and art.
February 11, 2015
Discussion with co-editors ARLENE DAVILA (NYU) and YEIDY RIVERO (University of Michigan) with contributing authors JUAN GONZALEZ (Democracy Now), JILLIAN BAEZ (Staten Island University), and D. INES CASILLAS, (University of California, Santa Barbara)
January 28, 2015
THE FOXY MERKINS (81 min., 2013, Dir. Madeleine Olnek)
December 10, 2014
BRENDA L CROFT (University of New South Wales / Gurindji) on Indigenous Methodology through Experimental Research
December 4, 2014
Documentary highlighting bloggers and online activists in Tunisia during the revolution of 2011
November 10, 2014
Investigative documentary offering rare insight into the deteriorating state of living conditions in Central Havana, Cuba.
November 6, 2014
Lecture by Hugh Gusterson (Anthropology and Sociology, George Mason University/IAS Princeton)
October 28, 2014
New York premiere of Sami Shalom Chetrit’s documentary on Jewish-Moroccan, Israeli-based Mizrahi poet Erez Bitton