Hosted by Syracuse University, as part of the Ray Smith Symposium Series. The Place of Religion in Film is part of the Ray Smith Symposium Series, established in 1989, as the result of a bequest from the estate of SU alumnus Ray W. Smith ’21 to support humanities programming in The College of Arts and Sciences.
Primary sponsors include the Syracuse University Humanities Council, Humanities Center and Religion Department. Additional Syracuse University sponsors include the Jewish Studies Program; Office of Research; Graduate School; English Department; Television, Radio & Film Program; Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Department; and Philosophy Department. Joaquim Pinto’s plenary session is made possible in part with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts’ 2017 Electronic Media and Film Presentation Funds Grant program, administered by The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes.
Screenings of Son of Saul and What Now? Remind Me, as well as plenaries featuring June Hwang, Sara Horowitz and Joaquim Pinto, will be open to the public. Registration for all concurrent sessions is now open.