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Assistant Professor of Film/Media releases third feature film

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Assistant Professor of Film/Media releases third feature film

12 Oct 2014 | by Lili Schliesser

Assistant Professor of Film/Media Ashish Avikunthak released his third feature-length film this year, Rati Chakravyuh. The film, which took three weeks to write and two days to shoot, is a 102-minute single-shot conversation between six newlywed couples and a priestess. The single, continuous shot gives time precedence over narrative, creating Avikunthak’s trademark “cinema of temporality.” The conversation carries themes of life, death, and religion, as […]

Simmons, Candice

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Simmons, Candice

17 Sep 2014 | by writingrhetoric program

In 2000, Candice Simmons completed a Master of Arts degree in English with a concentration in American and British literature; specifically, her thesis involved Virginia Woolf and her latest three novels. In May, 2015, she will graduate with her PhD in Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies from the University of Connecticut. Over the years, Candice has developed a passion […]