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Ethics-in-Film Series

Fall 2013 series: Punishment, Forgiveness, and Cinema
Cosponsored by GSU Housing and Center for Ethics Student Forum
September 16, 2013 - Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
September 30, 2013 - American History X - POSTPONED
October 14, 2013 - 21 Grams
October 28, 2013 - Do the Right Thing

All screenings 6 PM. Panelists: TBA,  locations: All screenings Helm classroom: The Lofts.

Fall 2012 series: Social Justice and Cinema
Cosponsored by GSU Housing and the Center for Ethics Student Forum
September 18, @ 6PM – Commons Meeting Room: “The Price of Pleasure” – Panelists: Dr. Andrew Altman (Philosophy), Maya Godwin (Department of Philosophy, GSU), and Kathryn Joyce (Department of Philosophy, GSU).
October 2, @6 PM – Lofts Classroom: “Boys Don't Cry” – Panelists: Dr. Lissa Davis (Psychologist); Dr. Lynne Huffer (Emory Women and Gender Studies)
October 16, @6PM – Commons Meeting Room – “District 9” – Panelists: Dr. Brennan Collins (GSU English); Dr. Gladys Francis (GSU Languages)
October 30 @ 6PM – Lofts Classroom – “Mocking Bird Don't Sing,” Panelist: Dr. Michael Galchinsky (GSU English)

Fall 2011 Ethics-in-film Movie Series: Privacy, surveillance, and technology.
August 31, 2011: Truman Show. Panelist: Neil van Leeuwen (philosophy)
September 14, 2011: We live in Public. Panelist: Aaron Santesso (GA Tech U)
September 28, 2011: Gattaca. Panelists: Getty Lustilla, Noel Martin (philosophy, GSU)
October 12, 2011: A Scanner Darkly. Panelists: Vinicius Navarro (GA Tech Univ.).
Frank Miller (GSU)

2010 Ethics-in-Film Movie Series:
Cosponsored by Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics Student Forum and GSU Housing
Wednesday, September 22 6 PM - Lofts Classroom - to show "Crimes and Misdeameanors". Panelists: Jody Brooks (English department) and Brian Artese (English department).
Wednesday, October 6 6 PM- Commons Meeting Room - "In the name of the father". Panelists: Lisa George (Georgia Innocence project) and, from GSU Philosophy: Michael Augustin, Everett Fulmer, and Steve Beighley.
Wednesday, October 20 6 PM - Lofts Classroom - "Hotel Rwanda.” Panelists: Dr. Jeannie Grussendorf (GSU Political Science), and, from GSU philosophy: Michael Augustin, Everett Fulmer, and Steven Beighley
Wednesday, November 3 6 PM - Commons Meeting Room - "Bella", panelists: Prof. Monica Diaz (Dept of Spanish) and Prof Julia Perilla (Dept of Psychology, and Director of the National Latina Research Center on Family and Social Change).

2009 Ethics-in-film movie series: “Crisis Bedfellows: government and Business at the Movies”
Cosponsored by Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics Student Forum and GSU Housing
Tuesday, September 1 @ 6 PM in the Commons, L 103-104: "Wall Street" - Panelists: Scott Graves (Political Science); Matt Lasner (History)
Tuesday, September 15 @ 6 PM in the Lofts classroom: "Barbarian Invasions" ("Les Invasions Barbares") - Panelists: Deirdre Oakley (Sociology); Jelena Subotic (Political Science)
Tuesday, September 29 @ 6 PM (Commons, L 103-104): "Boiler Room" - Panelists: Carolyn Biltoft (History); Faidra Papavasilou (Anthroplogy).
And, as part of the Darwin Sesquicentennial: October 13, 6 PM, Commons, L 103-104: "Inherit the Wind" - Panelists Jon Herman (Religious Study); Sarah Pallas (Biology).

Fall 2008 Ethics-in-film movies series: Votes, Government, and the Media
Cosponsored by Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics Student Forum and GSU Housing
Tuesday, August 26: “Wag the Dog”: Faculty panelists: Peter Lindsay (Political Science and Philosophy); David Sehat (History)
Tuesday, September 9: “Twelve Angry Men”: Faculty panelists: Vincent Lloyd (Religious Studies); LeeAnne Richardson (English)
Tuesday, September 23: “The Contender”: Faculty panelists: Nancy Floyd (Art & Design); Jeffrey Bennett (Communication); Adia Harvey (Sociology)
Tuesday, October 7: “1984”: Faculty panelists: Meg Harper (English); Jason Craig (Philosophy).

Fall 2007 Ethics-in-film movies series: Immigration and Cinema
Cosponsored by Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics Student Forum and GSU Housing
September 4, 2007: “Dirty Pretty Things”: Faculty panelists: Bilal Mansa (Sociology, Morehouse); Chet Meeks (Sociology); David McCreery (History)
September 18, 2007: “Real Women Have Curves”: Faculty panelists: Mario Feit (Political Science); Megan Sinnott (Women’s Studies)
October 2, 2007: “Mississippi Masala”: Faculty panelists: Rob Baker (History); Don Rubin (Speech Communication, UGA)
October 16, 2007: “Crash”: Faculty panelists: Sebastian Rand (Philosophy); Tanya Washington (College of Law)

Fall 2006 Ethics-in-film movie series: Biotechnology and cinema. Cosponsored by Georgia State University Housing, Georgia State University Village Student Government, and Center for Ethics Student Forum:
August 29, 2006: “Gattaca” – Panelists: Thomas McHaney (English); Eddy Nahmias (Philosophy).
September 12, 2006: “Handmaid's Tale” – Panelists Alecia Long (History); Jeff Young (Honors Program).
October 10, 2006: “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” – Panelists: Sebastian Rand (Philosophy), Peter Lindsay (Political Science).

Fall 2005 Ethics-in-film movie series: Business Ethics in the 21st Century: Does Corporate Money Buy Happiness?” Cosponsored by Georgia State University Housing, Georgia State University Village Student Government, and Center for Ethics Student Forum:
August 31, 2005: “Other People's Money” - Panelists: Sandra Dwyer, Philosophy; Erin Ruel, Women's Studies; Frank Stephenson, Economics, Berry College.
September 14, 2005: “Working Girl ” - Panelists: AJ Cohen, Philosophy; Joan Gabel, Risk Management and Insurance; Nancy Mansfield, Risk Management and Insurance.
October 10, 2005: “Wallstreet” - Panelists: Charles Hankla, Political Science; Ellen Taylor, Law; Wendy Simonds, Sociology.
October 19, 2005: “Office Space” - Panelists: Peter Lindsay, Political Science; Dominic Parrott, Psychology.

Fall 2004 Ethics-in-film movie series: “Hollywood Goes to Washington.” Cosponsored by Georgia State University Housing, Georgia State University Village Student Government, and Center for Ethics Student Forum:
September 1, 2004: “Wag the Dog” - Panelists: Craig Dongoski, Art; Peter Lindsay, Phil/Poli sci; Ed Palmer, Business school.
September 8, 2004: “The Contender” - Panelists: Daniel Franklin, Poli Sci; Julia Kubala, Woman’s Studies; Andrew McAlister, English (Gainesville College).
September 22, 2004: “The Manchurian Candidate” - Panelists: Kathy Fuller-Seeley, Communication; Christopher Kocela, English; Eric Vanman, Psychology.
October 6, 2004: “The War Room” - Panelists: Michael Galchinsky, English; Mark George, Sociology; Neil Kinkopf, Political Science.

Fall 2003 Ethics-in-film movie series: “Race at the Crossroads: Romance, Self-Identity, and Diversity.” Cosponsored by Georgia State University Housing, Georgia State University Village Student Government, Office of Student Life/Leadership and Intercultural Relations:
Oct 15, 2003: Far From Heaven - Panelists: Allaine Cerwonka, Women’s Studies; Barbara Hall, Philosophy; Calvin Thomas, English
October 29, 2003: Imitation of Life - Panelists: Makungu Akinyela, African American Studies; Charles Gallagher, Sociology; Tina Harris, Speech Communication, UGA; Darryl Holloman, Office of the Dean of Arts and Sciences.
November 12, 2003: The Jazz Singer - Panelists: Marisa Foreman, Office of International Student Services; Michael Galchinsky, English/Jewish Studies; Audrey Goodman, English