Category Archives: Announcements

Go to a Drive-In, in Queens, without a Car

Is seeing a silent film, with live organist accompaniment, in a restored movie palace from the 1920s not enough to satisfy your thirst for recreating a forgotten form of watching movies? Starting this Friday, October 4, you can see films … Continue reading

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More on How the “Trust” Went Bust

A few updates. Since we didn’t get to watch The Cheat in class, I recommend that everyone watch the Cecil B. DeMille film. It is widely regarded as one of the best films of the 1910s, and inspired many filmmakers … Continue reading

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Final Exam Date and Time Announced

As we all know, Queens College has been notoriously slow at releasing the final exam schedule. At long last, we have been assigned a date and time for our final exam. It will be on Monday, December 19, at 1:45 … Continue reading

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Evaluate this Course

Take a few minutes to evaluate this course. The evaluation survey is conducted online and available at the following website: http://www.qc.cuny.edu/evaluate Thank you for your participation.

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Next Week’s Seventies Flick

The votes are in. The winner of this year’s student selected Pick a Seventies Flick is Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore. Twenty students voted in the poll, and each of the 20 students will receive four point extra credit on … Continue reading

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EVENT: The Cable Mavericks Masters Forum: One Day Degree in Cable

The Cable Mavericks Masters Forum: One Day Degree in Cable will be held on Friday, October 28, 2011, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.at the Paley Center for Media New York. All currently enrolled college undergrad and graduate students – don’t miss … Continue reading

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Halloween Movies at Loew’s Jersey

The House on Haunted Hill Starring Vincent Price. Directed by William Castle. 1958 75mins. B&W. Friday, October 28 8PM There can be a very fine line between horror and camp in the movies, and too often it is crossed from … Continue reading

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Class 2, Continued: More to Do Before Class 3

There are a few action items that you should do before our next meeting, preferably as soon as possible. Join the course website, by… Signing up for a QWriting.org account, if you don’t already have one. Logging in to your … Continue reading

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Class 1: Class Cancelled on 8/29

Due to the aftermath of the tropical storm, our first class is cancelled. We will meet on Monday, September 13, at our usual time. In the meantime, please download the syllabus.

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Class Location Announced

The location for our class has been announced. We will be meeting in Kiely Hall, Room 320, for the fall semester.

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