List of Events

ICAL
    • DEAF AND DEAF-BLIND SPECTATORSHIP
    • When: January 31, 2013 9:30 pm - 10:15 pm
    • Where: Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, 566 Laguardia Place at Washington Square Park South
    • Summary: A panel discussing deaf, hard-of-hearing, and deaf-blind spectatorship as well as technologies of theater accessibility following the 8pm performance of Not By Bread Alone.
    • ROUCH AFTER ROUCH: Reframing a Legacy
    • When: February 1, 2013 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
    • Where: NYU Cinema Studies Department, Tisch School of the Arts, 721 Broadway, 6th floor Michelson Theater
    • Summary: A symposium with scholars and filmmakers exploring the legacy of renowned French anthropologist/filmmaker Jean Rouch.
    • DIGITAL DHARMA
    • When: February 14, 2013 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Where: NYU Abu Dhabi, 19 Washington Square North
    • Summary: Tibetan Lamas struggle to create a digital archive of ancient Sanskrit texts once lost.
    • THE BLACK ARM BAND: pre-concert conversation
    • When: February 21, 2013 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Where: Performance Studies Department, Performance Studies Department, Tisch School of the Arts, 721 Broadway, Room 612, United States
    • Summary: The Black Arm Band is a collection of many of Australia’s premiere Aboriginal musicians.
    • THE BLACK ARM BAND performs dirtsong
    • When: February 22, 2013 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    • Where: Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, 566 Laguardia Place at Washington Square Park South
    • Summary: The Black Arm Band is a collection of many of Australia’s premiere Aboriginal musicians performing “dirtsong” – a mix of traditional and contemporary songs.
    • LATINO/A MEDIA NOW: On Reception, Work and Cultural Politics
    • When: February 28, 2013 5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
    • Where: Department of Social and Cultural Analysis, 20 Cooper Square, 4th Floor Flex Room
    • Summary: Join four interdisciplinary media scholars in a timely discussion of contemporary Latin@ media with an emphasis on how Latin@s are consuming and reshaping media.
    • THE SAPPHIRES
    • When: March 3, 2013 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Where: NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts
    • Summary: Based on a true story, this film follows four Australian Aboriginal sisters as their all girl music group entertains the U.S. troops in Vietnam.
    • ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival Screenings @ NYU
    • When: March 8, 2013 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Where: NYU Medical Center / 6-8PM: NYU Cinema Studies Michelson Theater, 6th Floor, 3-5PM: 550 1st Avenue, Alumni Hall B / 6-8pm: 721 Broadway
    • Summary: Presented with ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival, March 7-12, a showcase of award-winning films by and about people with disabilities.
    • WHO CARES ABOUT KELSEY?
    • When: March 28, 2013 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Where: Tisch School of the Arts, Tisch School of the Arts, 721 Broadway, room 006, United States
    • Summary: This remarkable documentary explores the journey of emotionally-challenged high school student Kelsey, helped by a pioneering innovative educational program.
    • PAN-ARAB NEWS NETWORKS: Sky News Arabia
    • When: April 3, 2013 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Where: NYU Abu Dhabi, 19 Washington Square North
    • Summary: Join us for a discussion of Sky News Arabia, a new multi-platform independent news channel broadcast in the Middle East and North Africa.
    • IN GOD’S LAND
    • When: April 19, 2013 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Where: Kriser Screening Room, Anthropology Department, Kriser Screening Room, Anthropology Department, 25 Waverly Place, Ground Floor
    • Summary: Pankaj Rishi Kumar’s film uses animation to recount the history of land and development in India, satirizing exploitation perpetuated by religion and class distinction.
    • DIGITAL JUDAISM: Tablet To Tablet
    • When: April 25, 2013 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Where: NYU Abu Dhabi, 19 Washington Square North, New York, United States, 10003
    • Summary: How have digital technologies entered Jewish life, changing ideas of moral authority, community, gender, education and more?
    • YOUR DAY IS MY NIGHT
    • When: October 2, 2013 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    • Where: NYU Cantor Film Center, Theater 102, 36 East 8th Street
    • Summary: A documentary on immigrant residents of “shift-bed” apartments in NYC’s Chinatown.
    • NEW QUEER CINEMA / NEW POLITICS?
    • When: October 9, 2013
    • Where: Silver Center, Jurow Lecture Hall, 100 Washington Square East (enter at 31 Washington Place)
    • Summary: Ruby Rich (Film+Digital Media, University of California, Santa Cruz).
    • MARGARET MEAD FILM FESTIVAL “SEE FOR YOURSELF”
    • When: October 17, 2013 - October 18, 2013
    • Where: American Museum of Natural History, 79th Street and Central Park West
    • Summary: Longest running showcase for cultural storytelling and international documentaries.
    • MARGARET MEAD FILM FESTIVAL “SEE FOR YOURSELF”
    • When: October 20, 2013 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    • Where: American Museum of Natural History, 79th Street and Central Park West
    • Summary: Longest running showcase for cultural storytelling and international documentaries.
    • GULABI GANG
    • When: November 1, 2013 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Where: Cinema Studies, Michelson Theater, 721 Broadway, 6th Floor
    • Summary: Documentary following a group of rural Indian women fighting for the rights of women and the Dalit minority.
    • STEVEN FELD SCREENING: THE STORY OF POR POR
    • When: November 7, 2013 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    • Where: Silver Center, Room 300, 100 Washington Square East
    • Summary: Por Por, a music for squeeze-bulb truck horns played uniquely for union driver funerals in Ghana.
    • GEORGE STONEY MEMORIAL LECTURE BY BRIAN WINSTON
    • When: November 8, 2013 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    • Where: Cinema Studies, Michelson Theater, 721 Broadway, 6th Floor
    • Summary: 1st Annual George Stoney Memorial Lecture by Brian Winston (Univ. of Lincoln, UK).
    • AFFECTING PERFORMANCES: The Media & Embodied Politics of Contemporary Christianity
    • When: November 14, 2013 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Where: Hemispheric Institute of Performance & Politics 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor
    • Summary: Jill Stevenson looks to biblical theme parks, Passion plays, Holy Land recreations, mega-churches, and creationist museums to examine the sensuous practices and performative genres that shape evangelical beliefs – and believers.
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