Reception for CST majors
Mach 29 at 4:30 pm Connelly Center, in front of the Cinema
“Community Culture and Online News Sites” Samantha Strike, Editor, Radnor Patch, http://radnor.patch.com/ Wednesday, March 16 at 6 pm Falvey Lounge (Cosp. with CWR)
“Terrorists Under the Bed: America and the New Bogeymen” Thursday, March 17, at 6 pm Falvey Library Café (Co-sponsored with CAIS)
NO NEWS from HARARE, film by WENDY DENT
The DIRECTOR presents her SHORT FILM, DISCUSSES MEDIA BAN in ZIMBABWE
February 22, 2011 at 4:30 pm. Connelly Ctr, Bryn Mawr Room
Demanding Democracy in Egypt, Tunisia, Yemen, and Jordan; Who's next?
Roundtable discussion with Nour Kanawati, Maghan Keita, Marwan Kreidie, Hafeez Malik, Silvia NagyZekmi, Barbara Romaine, Catherine Warrick, and Karolina Wolnicki
Thurs. Feb. 10th at 4:00 pm in the Cinema, Connelly Center co-sponsored by the Center for Arab and Islamic Studies
Pulizter prize winning investigative reporters, Barbara Laker and Wendy Ruderman of the Philadelphia Daily News,
discussed their award winning crime fighting series, "Tainted Justice," which describes the connections they uncovered between druglords and narcotics officers in a West Kensington neighborhood.
October 25, 2010 at 6 pm SAC 300
Co-sponsored by the Concentration in Writing Program
A Conference on Cultural Studies was organized in 2008 as part of an Honors course, Introduction to Cultural Studies taught by Professor Silvia Nagy-Zekmi. The keynote speaker was Professor Marwan Kraidy from the University of Pennsylvania. Students read their papers on topics as diverse as advertisements, political discource manipulation and gender issues.
The following are examples of the presentations:
- Michael Rogers: "Cracking the Culture Code: How Advertisers USe Cultura; INdicators to Create Effective Campaigns"
- Maggie Grace: "One Way Fits All: Love Designed by Disney"
- Emily Novosedlik: " Fundamentalism 101: East-West"
- Ashka Shah: "Disregard for Geography: Spatial Expansion and De/Colonization"
- Stefanie Trotta: "Image: Visual Culture and the Perception of the Female"