Showing posts with label Faculty sabbatical news. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Faculty sabbatical news. Show all posts

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Jonathan Haynes: Sabbatical Activity


Jonathan Haynes has guest-edited a special issue of the Journal of African Cinemas devoted to the Nigerian film industry.  It includes his introduction and a remarkably extensive bibliography of academic work on Nigerian and Ghanaian video films on which he has been working for a long time.  

It is hot off the press and available here:

http://www.intellectbooks.co.uk/journals/view-issue,id=2254/.  

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Jonathan Haynes: Sabbatical Activity

Jonathan Haynes was on the jury of the Zuma Film Festival in Abuja, Nigeria, in early May.  At the opening ceremony of the festival he was presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Nigerian Film Corporation.  While in Abuja he was named a Distinguished Fellow of the Centre for Democracy and Development and took part in a training workshop there in relation to a project supported by the Rockefeller Foundation.  He is now in Lagos, carrying on with his research.