Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival: Fellowships for Emerging Scholars of Color

2011 Festival Fellows Program April 14-17, 2011

The Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival Fellows program brings outstanding graduate students of color enrolled in Ph.D programs to campus during the festival to immerse in screenings, lectures, workshops, master classes, concerts, and events within an engaging, interdisciplinary, think-tank environment.

The festival fellows cohort engages with Ithaca College faculty and students from across campus, as well as with festival guests, to explore linkages between sustainable development, different media platforms, globalization, race, ethnicity, gender, and music in order to stimulate new research and thinking in the areas of sustainability, interdisciplinary research, and international issues.

Selection to the festival fellows program is highly competitive; fellows are recruited from graduate programs across the United States in consultation with departments on the Ithaca College campus.

The festival fellows program is an initiative of the Office of Equal Opportunity Compliance.

For more information about the fellowship, contact Warren Schlesinger, coordinator of the FLEFF Fellows Program, at

About BFC/A

The Black Film Center/Archive at Indiana University was established in 1981 as the first archival repository dedicated to collecting, preserving, and making available historically and culturally significant films by and about black people. The BFC/A's primary objectives are to promote scholarship on black film and to serve as an open resource for scholars, researchers, students, and the general public; to encourage creative film activity by independent black filmmakers; and to undertake and support research on the history, impact, theory, and aesthetics of black film traditions. View all posts by BFC/A

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