IAS News

Minda Martin screens Ramps to Nowhere

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IAS faculty member Minda Martin screened her film Ramps to Nowhere (2019) on August 17th as part of the 2019 Seattle Design Festival on top of the I-5 in freeway park. The screening was joined by 40 community members and was sponsored by Freeway Park Association and the I-5 Lid Team. ...

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IAS faculty organize Resilient Visions film and media festival

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IAS faculty members Minda Martin, Alka KurianSusan Harewood, and Masahiro Sugano are organizing the first annual UW Bothell film and media festival. The festival, entitled Resilient Visions, will take place on May 30th, 2019. Organized by internationally known filmmakers and IAS professors of film and media studies, this festival brings together films and media production from UW Bothell students and alumni. Members of the UW Bothell community (graduate and undergraduate students, and alumni) who have made media productions from 2017-2019 are invited to submit to the festival by April 15th, 2019.  

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Minda Martin premieres new documentary, Ramps to Nowhere, at Northwest Film Forum

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IAS faculty member Minda Martin’s new documentary film, Ramps to Nowhere, premiered at the Northwest Film Forum on Wednesday, September 26, 2018. The film’s description reads: "In 1960, Seattle began undergoing a seismic change. The construction of I-5 ruthlessly bifurcated the city, rupturing the buildings and social fabric of what is now known as the International District. The same year..."

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IAS faculty Members Win Awards from the Simpson Center for the Humanities

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Seven IAS faculty members received grants from the UW Simpson Center for the Humanities.  Sarah Dowling will join the Society of Scholars in 2016-17 to complete her current book project, "Remote Intimacies."  Ron Krabill will host visiting scholar Sara Ahmed as a Katz Distinguished Lecturer.  Minda Martin and Ben Gardner will ...

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