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Join us for a wonderful masterclass with Caroline Champetier, a cinematographer who has worked with filmmakers including Los Carax, Jean-Luc Godard, Benoît Jacquot, Margarethe von Trotta,Jacques Doillon, or Claude Lanzmann to mention a few. The Alliance Française/FIAF is currently curating a retrospective of 8 of Champetier’s most iconic films as a cinematographer. http://www.fiaf.org/events/fall2017/2017-09-cinesalon.shtml On Tuesday, […]

16th-Century Book by Anti-Machiavellian Jesuit Gifted to University Fordham University Libraries has received a 1599 publication of Father Pedro de Ribadeneira’s response to “The Prince,” titled, “Tratto della Religione.” The rare book was given to Fordham’s Special Collections by Italian businessman Gianluigi Longhi and is one of only 35 copies in the world. http://bit.ly/2xBK63D

  Fordham University Press has recently published Of Elephants and Toothaches: Ethics, Politics, and Religion in Krzysztof Kieślowski’s Decalogue, a collection of critical essays on The Decalogue, a 1989 film cycle based on the Ten Commandments, directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski for Polish television. Edited by Eva Badowska (English) and Francesca Parmeggiani (Modern Languages and Literatures), both […]

The Diversity Research Grant is a grant to support research related to children’s and young adult cultural artifacts (including media, culture, and texts) about populations that have been traditionally underrepresented or marginalized culturally and/or historically.