Author Archives: Nedda Ahmed

Distinguished Speaker Series Brings Laverne Cox to GA State

Screen Shot 2015-01-27 at 9.21.36 AM

As you may have heard, Emmy award-nominated actress Laverne Cox will be speaking at Georgia State on Wednesday, Feburary 4 (full details here) as part of the Distinguished Speaker Series! Ms. Cox is best known for her role on the … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Books, Film & Video, For Students | Tagged | Leave a comment

New! Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals

avery

The Library is pleased to announce the recent addition of the Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals. This research database provides access to articles on architecture, urban planning, interior design, historic preservation, and more! The Avery Index covers  periodicals in these subject areas … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Art & Design, Databases, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, History | Leave a comment

CENCIA, School of Music Host “Viktor Ullmann’s Legacy from Theresienstadt” Concert

Screen Shot 2014-10-15 at 9.13.23 AM

On Thursday, October 16, Georgia State’s School of Music, in collaboration with Elysium Between Two Continents and CENCIA will present a concert featuring the works of composer Viktor Ullmann. Ullmann was an accomplished musician and composer who lived in various parts … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Databases, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, General News, History, Music | Comments Off

Twin Peaks to Return in 2016: Revisit All Things David Lynch

twinpeaks

Last week, the entertainment world was abuzz with the news that the TV show Twin Peaks will return with a third season on Showtime in 2016. Twin Peaks, created by David Lynch and Mark Frost, originally aired on ABC in the … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Art & Design, Books, Film & Video, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, Resources, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Earth Week 2014

Monday, April 21 – Friday, April 25 is Earth Week at Georgia State! Show your love for Mother Earth by attending some of the amazing events lined up by the Office of Sustainability and its campus partners. A full schedule … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 3.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Symposium: Liquid Blackness

The liquid blackness research group, under the auspices of the Department of Communication, will be bringing a number of scholars and artists together April 11 and 12 for an open symposium on blackness and aesthetics. Two notable scholars will be … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 3.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Georgia State Sculpture Professor’s Work Censored in Kennesaw

Kennesaw State University’s new Zuckerman Museum of Art opened last week amid controversy over the censorship of an installation by Welch School of Art & Design Professor Ruth Stanford. KSU President Daniel Papp deemed A Walk in the Valley to … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

February 6-8: Rendering the Visible II: Figure Conference at Georgia State

Georgia State University’s Moving Image Studies program (Department of Communication) is presenting its second Rendering the Visible conference this week. This year, the conference brings together film and media scholars around questions of the Figure and the figural in contemporary … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Art & Design, Books, Film & Video, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, Philosophy, Uncategorized | Comments Off

L.A. Rebellion Film Tour Coming to Atlanta

Thanks to a shared effort between Emory University’s Department of Film and Media Studies, the Atlanta Film Festival, and liquid blackness, (a research initiative on blackness and aesthetics of Georgia State’s Department of Communication), Atlanta residents will have a chance … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in African American Studies, Books, Film & Video, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, General News | Comments Off

School of Music Professor Receives ASCAP Honor

Congratulations to Dr. Marie Sumner-Lott, whose article, “At the Intersection of Public and Private Musical Life: Brahms’s Op. 51 Quartets,” was recently recognized by the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) as one of its Deems Taylor Award … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Databases, Faculty Publications and Research, For Faculty, Music, Uncategorized | 1 Comment