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Poetic Readings of Creation

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm

Lecturer B.A. Newmark

Presented by B.A. Newmark. In this guest lecture, B.A. Newmark will be reading her poetry and analyzing the differences between... Read more

In Protest: The Shifting Paradigms of Collective Social Action

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 8:00am to Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 5:00pm

In Protest exhibition poster

Collective social action movements have been a part of American life since the nation's earliest days whether spontaneous expressions of dissent or high-reaching attempts to change society. While protest movements are not an exclusively American phenomenon, our ability to express dissent has become a defining characteristic of our American identity, rights, and freedoms. Read more

Valley Vista: Art in the San Fernando Valley, ca. 1970-1990

Monday, August 25, 2014 - 12:00pm to Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 4:00pm

Valley Vista exhibition poster

Valley Vista: Art in the San Fernando Valley,
ca. 1970-1990
examines for the first time the unique contribution of the San Fernando Valley to Los Angeles’ art history.  *Note-See full story for complete gallery hours. Read more

Poetic Readings of Creation

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm

Lecturer B.A. Newmark

Presented by B.A. Newmark. In this guest lecture, B.A. Newmark will be reading her poetry and analyzing the differences between... Read more

I Know Where I’m Going!

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 7:00pm

I Know Where I'm Going! poster

CSUN CINEMATHEQUE
The Films of MICHAEL POWELL and EMERIC PRESSBURGER

I Know Where I’m Going! (1945), 91 mins.

In Powell and Pressburger’s stunningly photographed comedy, I Know Where I’m Going!, a headstrong young woman travels to remote Scotland to marry a rich lord. Stranded by stormy weather, she meets a handsome naval officer who threatens her carefully laid plans. Read more

A Matter of Life and Death

Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 7:00pm

A Matter of Life and Death poster

CSUN CINEMATHEQUE
The Films of MICHAEL POWELL and EMERIC PRESSBURGER

A Matter of Life and Death (1946), 104 mins.

Originally released in the U.S. under the title Stairway to Heaven, Powell and Pressburger create a special effects masterpiece in the World War II romantic fantasy A Matter of Life and Death. Considered by many critics to be among the greatest of all British films. Read more

Juarez, a Mexican Docudrama

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 7:30pm

Picture of an automatic rifle with title Juarez, a Mexican Docudrama

From oral histories collected by CSUN professors José Luis Benavides and Kent Kirkton of the Institute for Arts & Media.  Adapted and directed by Peter Grego. This devised piece explodes with the words and testimony of actual hero/survivors of the conditions in present-day Mexico. Read more

Juarez, a Mexican Docudrama

Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 7:30pm

Picture of an automatic rifle with title Juarez, a Mexican Docudrama

From oral histories collected by CSUN professors José Luis Benavides and Kent Kirkton of the Institute for Arts & Media.  Adapted and directed by Peter Grego. This devised piece explodes with the words and testimony of actual hero/survivors of the conditions in present-day Mexico. Read more

Juarez, a Mexican Docudrama

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 7:30pm

Picture of an automatic rifle with title Juarez, a Mexican Docudrama

From oral histories collected by CSUN professors José Luis Benavides and Kent Kirkton of the Institute for Arts & Media.  Adapted and directed by Peter Grego. This devised piece explodes with the words and testimony of actual hero/survivors of the conditions in present-day Mexico. Read more

Black Narcissus

Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 7:00pm

Black Narcissus poster

CSUN CINEMATHEQUE
The Films of MICHAEL POWELL and EMERIC PRESSBURGER

Black Narcissus (1947), 100 mins.

In Black Narcissus, a group of nuns struggle to establish a convent in the Himalayas, while forces conspire to drive the missionaries mad. This explosive work about the conflict between the spirit and the flesh is the epitome of Powell and Pressburger’s sensuous style.  Read more

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