Athens International Film & Video Festival – Part III

At AIFVF, Competition Films are blocks of 2 or more short(ish) films with a theme.  These films have been submitted in a competition, and are being judged by a panel of guest jurors for a cash prize.  They run all day, every day.  Competition Films are free to all before 5p and FREE TO STUDENTS […]

Athens International Film & Video Festival (AIFVF) & Alden Library Part II

  Tell me more about the AIFVF! Compass Story Facebook (Athens Film Festival) WOUB story AIFVF homepage past AIFVF films held at Alden library  Continuing from Part I news story about AIFVF, In Bloom is a coming of age film that takes place in the Georgia after the collapse of the Soviet Union (1991) under Boris Yeltsin.  Checking […]

Athens International Film & Video Festival (AIFVF) & Alden Library – Part I

  This week starts the Athens International Film and Video Festival (AIFVF -to see complete schedule), running April 11-17.   You can go as early as 11am or as late as 9:30pm; there are documentaries, feature films, animations, cartoons, true stories, shorts, and competition programs which focus on a theme and present any where between 2 […]

All The World’s A Stage: Shakespeare and His World on Display

As you enter Alden Library on the 4th floor, follow Orlando’s love letters to Rosalind and you will find our Exhibit “All The World’s A Stage” with a look at Shakespeare’s world in 1599 England, when he penned “As You Like It.”   In Shakespeare’s world under the 45-year reign of Queen Elizabeth I, we […]

Gender & Race Streaming Video

  Media Education Foundation (MEF) presents Gender and Race Streaming Video Collection.   The Media Education Foundation Gender Studies Collection produces and distributes documentary films and other educational resources (including study guides and transcripts) to inspire critical thinking about the social, political, and cultural impact of American mass media. Ohio University Libraries has purchased this […]

LitFest, FilmFest, PlayFest – It’s Festival Time!

2013’s Spring Literary Festival will be April 10th through April 12th.  This years featured writer’s include non-fiction writer Diane Ackerman; fiction writers Robert Olen Butler and Bonnie Jo Campbell; and poets Sarah Lindsay and Dean Young.  Alden Library carries much of their work, so feel free to check out our Pinterest Board of available books.  Each […]