Chris Benson, associate professor of journalism, had an opinion piece published in The New York Times regarding the controversy surrounding “Open Casket,” a painting by Dana Schutz based on the iconic Jett magazine photo of Emmitt Till’s coffin.
Associate Professor Christopher Benson was selected to participate in the Sundance Institute’s Screenwriters Intensive 2016. Read about it here.
A Free Screening
Monday, November 9, 2015
The Margie K. and Louis N. Cohen Center for Jewish Life
503 East John Street
Organized by The Program in Jewish Culture and Society and Holocaust, Genocide and Memory Studies
A boy's murder that sparked a movement.