Wounded Galaxies to present panel: “Newsreel and the Spectacle of the Banal”

The Media School Report • Nov. 10, 2017

Wounded Galaxies 1968: Beneath the Paving Stones, the Beach Festival and Symposium is a festival of experimental media and academic symposium that will take place Feb. 6-11 on IU’s campus.

Wounded Galaxies will present a panel, “Newsreel and the Spectacle of the Banal,” at 8:45 a.m. Feb. 10 in the School of Global and International Studies Building auditorium. Panelists include:

  • Noelle Griffis (IU Bloomington): “Small Gauge Revolution: Newsreel’s Community Control”
  • David Fresko (Stanford University): “Filming Revolution: Newreel, Montage and Political Internationalism”
  • Sean Batton (University of Chicago): “L’entraînement mentale: The Medvedkin Groups and the Legacy of Popular Education”
  • Josh Malitsky (IU Bloomington): Respondent