The Chancellor’s Lecture 2006

Fri, 2006-11-10 23:30 - Sat, 2006-11-11 01:30

“Till Human Voices Wake Us—Buffy Redux” - Rev. John Pungente, S.J.

John Pungente S.J.John J. Pungente, S.J., has worked in media education for over 40 years. He has co-authored Media Literacy: A Resource Guide (1989), Meet the Media (1990), More than Meets the Eye: Watching TV Watching Us (1999), and Finding God in the Dark: The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Go To The Movies (2004). He has contributed to international journals and books on media education. He has degrees in English, Film, and Theology, as well as two honorary doctorates for his work in media education. John is creator and host of the award-winning Bravo! television show Scanning The Movies, which premiered in 1997, and producer of the award-winning video, A Heart To Understand, and the award-winning teaching resources, Scanning Television (1996) and Scanning Television 2 (2003). He is President of the Canadian Association of Media Education Organizations (CAMEO) and Director of the Jesuit Communication Project in Toronto.

Location: Elliot MacGuigan Hall