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Retired, current professor release book on ecocinema

AJ Fournier, Campus Reporter

November 14, 2017

A new book, written by a retired and current Eastern professor, will show how movies depict the environment and how it is presented in both fictional films and real life. “Ecocinema in the City” was written by English professor Robin Murray and former communication studies professor Joseph Heumann. The...

Eco-disaster movies a sign of change, professor says

Eco-disaster movies a sign of change, professor says

Mallory Kutnick, Campus Reporter

April 12, 2017

  Environmental disasters are never funny, but comedies can show how much people have learned about them, Robin Murray, the keynote speaker for the English Studies Conference, said Wednesday. Murray, an author and English professor who also coordinates the film studies minor, discussed how...

Keynote speaker to discuss comedy and environment

Mallory Kutnick, Campus Reporter

April 11, 2017

Robin Murray, an author and English professor, will present the keynote speech for the English Studies Conference at 1 p.m. Wednesday in Coleman Auditorium. Murray is the coordinator for Eastern’s film studies minor and co-wrote five books about movies and nature with retired communication studies...

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