Reel History is off to an explosive start

By Andrew Beers Staff Writer As students entered the Air Products Room in Trexler Library, they are greeted by the smiling faces of history and TV/film professors. Popcorn, candies and drinks are complimentary for the enjoyment of the film. Fireball candies are displayed to compliment the theme of the night’s event, “Reel History: Going Nuclear.” This was the second year … [Read more...]

HFS is “Going Nuclear” for 2018-2019 screenings

By Allison McCausland A&E and Online Editor The Historical Film Series is back in full throttle this semester with its first film being 1964’s Dr. Strangelove: Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb on Tuesday Sept. 18 at 7 p.m. in the Trexler Library. Under the year’s theme of “Going Nuclear,” the concept of nuclear warfare after the advent of the … [Read more...]

Historical Film Event Gets “Reel”

By Victor Porcelli Staff Writer On Wednesday, Sept. 20, the Historical Film Series had its inaugural screening. “Reel” History commenced with Norma Rae, a film about a woman who fought for the unionization of mill workers in Alabama in the 1970s. Following the motion picture was a panel discussion which included Professor Esther Duran, Dr. Katherine Grasso and Dr. Sarah … [Read more...]

DSU Historical Film Series to Make Debut

By Allison McCausland A&E and Online Editor On Wednesday, Sept. 20, DeSales University’s history program and TV/film department will be joining forces to present the inaugural screening of their Historical Film Series: “Reel” History. The free event is at 7 p.m. in the Air Product Room of the Trexler Library, and features a film screening and discussion centered around … [Read more...]