Events

Jun 29 2018 - 9:00am to Dec 29 2018 - 5:00pm
Courtney Reid-Eaton, Center for Documentary Studies (CDS) exhibitions director and creative director of CDS's Documentary Diversity Project: "In January of 2018, four Emerging Documentary Artists (EDAs)-Brittany Barbee, Steven Cheek Jr., Paul A. Newman Jr., and Gregory Weaver II-joined the staff of... Read More »
Oct 11 2018 - 9:00am to Feb 17 2019 - 5:00pm
New work by Tamika Galanis in "One Hurricane Season" is part of an ongoing project that the artist/documentarian describes as her life's work, centering around the representation and history of her native Bahamas. The exhibition evolved from the time she spent with family in the Bahamas in the... Read More »
Nov 20 2018 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Each summer, CDS Courses (the continuing education program at CDS) offers a week-long video intensive in which students collaborate with community members to make a short documentary. Summer 2018 was conducted in Hayti. On Tuesday, November 20th, CDS Courses will screen these shorts at the Hayti... Read More »
Nov 20 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Much of the population of rural America does not have adequate access to health care. The El Centro Family Health system in northern New Mexico covers 22,000 square miles and has a chronic shortage of health care providers. This film follows three practitioners in the El Centro system in their... Read More »
Nov 30 2018 - 10:00am to 2:30pm
The Documentary and the Middle East Conference showcases undergraduate documentary work (from the Documenting the Middle East course / AMES 204FS) at 10:00 am, followed by a light lunch. At 12:30 pm, there will be presentations by three scholars followed by audience discussion: *Laila El-Haddad (... Read More »
Nov 30 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
A 6 p.m. reception precedes a 7 p.m. talk and book reading by esteemed historian Ted Ownby, director of the Center for the Study of Southern Culture at the University of Mississippi. The event is co-presented with UNC-Chapel Hill's Center for the Study of the American South. Ownby's new book,... Read More »