Calendar of Events

Interdisciplinary Seminar on Politics, Media, and Storytelling

Starts:
October 19, 2017
Ends:
October 21, 2017
Time:
09:35 AM - 11:00 AM
Category:
Events
Location:
8th Floor, Mary & John Gray Library
Details:

This seminar offers a fresh eye on storytelling and news making through various media formats (film, journalism/photo-journalism, radio broadcast, online) and political insights from an international expert who has traveled to many war zones of the world. The award-winning film director and news correspondent Martin Gerner, a German-based author, will present his vision of independent storytelling at Lamar University. 

Topics include:

Oct. 19 · 9:35-10:55 am - War & Documentary Storytelling
Oct. 20 · 10:20-11:15 am/2:00-4:00 pm - Journalism & International Politics
Oct. 21 · 9:00-11:00 am - Creative Project or Research Proposal

The seminar will also include a panel discussion with guest speaker, Mr. Martin Gerner, and a screening of his award winning film Generation Kunduz: The War of the Others

Co-sponsored by the Department of Communication, Reaud Honors College, Lamar's Beta Xi Chapter of Phi Delta Delta, and the Office of Undergraduate Research.


Contact:
Mahmoud Salimi
409-880-8152