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En quête de sens (A Quest for Meaning) FIlm Discussion with Director Nathanaël Coste

En quête de sens (A Quest for Meaning) follows two childhood friends on a journey as they question the workings of the world, our relationship with nature, and the meaning of life. Their…

From  Katie Gentilello on April 28th, 2021 2 plays 0  

Georgia Climate Stories Virtual Short Film Screening and Roundtable

How has COVID-19 impacted film festivals around the world?Join us for a SCREENING and VIRTUAL ROUNDTABLE with Sten Saluveer, Head of NEXT/ Marche Du Film - Festival de Cannes, Catherine Manci, Public…

From  Katie Gentilello on April 28th, 2021 8 plays 0  

HAFU: The Mixed-Race Experience in Japan Q&A With Director Megumi Nishikura

The Georgia Tech School of Modern Languages hosted a LIVE virtual screening and discussion of the award-winning documentary film Hafu: The Mixed-Race Experience in Japan (2013). The film explores…

From  Katie Gentilello on April 28th, 2021 1 plays 0  

Sasha Costanza-Chock - Design Justice: Community-led Practices to Build the Worlds We Need

Dr. Sasha Costanza-Chock will present an overview of their new book Design Justice: Community-Led Practices to Build the Worlds We Need, published by the MIT Press in 2020. The book is an…

From  Katie Gentilello on April 22nd, 2021 4 plays 0  

More Than Likes + Shares

More Than Likes + Shares: Leveraging Social Media for STEAM PartnershipsShaunice Sasser, Ashleigh Distin, and Caryn TurnerContrary to popular belief, social media is more than likes + shares.…

From  Blair Banks on April 19th, 2021 2 plays 0  

Landfall Documentary Discussion with Director Cecilia Aldarando

Join us for a virtual screening and Q&A with director Cecilia Aldarondo and associate producer Lale Namerrow Pastor of the documentary Landfall (2020). Through shard-like glimpses of everyday…

From  Katie Gentilello on March 11th, 2021 1 plays 0  

Global Media Festival - Documenting Wuhan: Q&A with Filmmaker Wu Hao

Join us for a virtual screening and Q&A with filmmaker Wu Hao, co-director of the critically acclaimed documentary 76 Days (2020). The film follows patients and medical professionals as they…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 16th, 2021 4 plays 0  

André Brock - Distributed Blackness: African American Cybercultures

This presentation is a critical intervention for internet research and science and technology studies (STS), reorienting Western technoculture’s practices of “race-ass-technology”…

From  Katie Gentilello on September 21st, 2020 6 plays 0  

Sarah Myers West - Discriminating Systems: Gender, Race and Power in Artificial Intelligence

The artificial intelligence industry is in the midst of a crisis in diversity and inclusion: while the representation of women in computer science recently fell below levels in the 1960s, inclusion…

From  Katie Gentilello on March 3rd, 2020 28 plays 0  

Alain Della Negra - The Cat, The Reverend, and The Slave: Discussion

What does it mean to live in a reality of your own making? This strange, chilling and compelling documentary explores this questions by following three members of “Second Life” who…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 12th, 2020 5 plays 0  

Oulimata Gueye - Non-Aligned Utopias Lecture and Panel

New technologies and the soaring accessibility of media production in recent decades have allowed African countries to challenge their place on the cultural world scene. Critic and curator Oulimata…

From  Katie Gentilello on December 6th, 2019 15 plays 0  

Campbell Beadles, MS

Grad Student Spotlight: Campbell Beadles on Discovering Russian at Georgia Tech

From  Matthew Mangold on October 17th, 2019 57 plays 0  

Arturo Massol - Solar Cinema in Puerto Rico: A Conversation with Dr. Arturo Massol

Our signature event for this year is Solar Cinema in Puerto Rico: A Conversation with Dr. Arturo Massol, professor at the University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez, and director of Casa Pueblo, in…

From  Katie Gentilello on April 2nd, 2019 7 plays 0  

Bill Campbell - Astral Traveling: Exploring Afro Past, Present, and Futures

The School of Literature, Media, and Communication and the Georgia Tech Library will host science fiction author and publisher Bill Campbell at Georgia Tech on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. Bill…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 14th, 2019 59 plays 0  

Bryndís Snæbjörnsdóttir, Mark Wilson - Engaging Animals

Bryndís Snæbjörnsdóttir and Mark Wilson have been collaborating since 2001. Their work, characteristically rooted in the north, explores issues of history, culture and the…

From  Katie Gentilello on December 13th, 2018 2 plays 0  

Down Here There Are No Shooting Stars - Basim Magdy

A screening and conversation with Basim Magdy, an artist who will present and discuss some of his short films exploring spaces and places—both real and imagined—from different parts of…

From  Katie Gentilello on May 8th, 2018 5 plays 0