PR executive, political strategist, alum, and former Trustee Larry Rasky ’78 was remembered this past week at a tribute held at the Boch Center, attended by 500 people, including several Emerson community members and Senator Ed Markey and Labor Secretary Marty Walsh.
Professor and Chair of the Visual & Media Arts department Cristina Kotz Cornejo’s 360º documentary, the root is more important than the flower is featured in the Argentina media outlets Tiempo de San Juan and Si San Juan (both in Spanish).
Journalism affiliated faculty Beena Sarwar spoke to Al Jazeera network about about Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s attempt to evade a no-confidence vote from Parliament by eliminating the entity.
Parents Magazine’s new Kindred platform published a piece by Journalism major Chloe Shaar ’24
Charles Wesley Emerson Professor Megan Marshall was a guest on BBC World Service Radio’s The Forum, talking about the life, work, and ideas of 19th-century feminist, writer, and journalist Margaret Fuller.
Professor and founding director of the Center for Comedic Arts Martie Cook weighed in on comedian Chris Rock’s first comedy show after the Academy Awards last week, in which nominee Will Smith slapped him onstage after a joke about Smith’s wife.
The books are for a Boston school that doesn’t have a library of its own.
The Atlantic Reviews New Film Everything Everywhere All at Once by Daniel Kwan ’10 and Daniel Scheinert ’09
Alumni Daniel Kwan’10 and Daniel Scheinert ’09 wrote, directed, and produced their film Everything Everywhere All at Once, which debuted at the annual South by Southwest Festival in March and is receiving great reviews, including by the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. It is slated for release in theaters soon.
As the 94th Academy Awards take place on Sunday, March 27, awards editor Tim Gray writes that Hollywood has two races underway – the one with nominated films themselves, and “the other is the surrounding mini-industry that involves campaigners, contenders, agents, journalists and Oscar pundits.”
Associate professor in American Studies Roger House writes an opinion piece examining why developing countries that did not vote/voted no on President Biden’s UN resolution regarding the Russian invasion of Ukraine.