NEH Digital Humanties Grant!

Kevin Hamilton (from Art & Design/ Media) and I have recently learned that we’ve received a $50,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (a Digital Humanities Start-Up Grant) for our project entitled, “Re-Framing the Online Video Archive: A Prototype Interface for Americas Nuclear Test Films.” Needless to say, we are excited . . […]

Atomic Light in the Public Light

Kevin Hamilton and I were awarded IPRH funding for  an “Atomic Light in the Public Light” series, which got underway in 2010 here at the University of Illinois. Events include: “The Mushroom Cloud in the Cinematic Imagination” (a round-table of esteemed faculty here at the U of I), “Hollywood’s Secret Film Studio” (a presentation by […]

IPRH Award!

Kevin Hamilton, Colin Flint, and I recently were awarded an Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities Announces Collaborative Research Project Awards for 2010-11 for our project “Atomic Light in the Public Light: Viewing America’s Nuclear Test Films” This event – a series of screenings with guests speakers – will highlight the growing archive of […]