Students in Dr. Scahill's "Studies in Censorship" class presented their original research on the very timely topic of art censorship on Wednesday, May 2 in the Auraria Library. By presenting their works-in-progress in a public forum, students considering graduate study were able to experience a conference format in a supportive environment.
The topics included literature as well as film, and the issues concerning political dissent, sexuality, public space, and free speech p
While a graduate student at the University of Texas at Austin, Andrew Scahill was awarded the Robert De Niro Endowed Fund Fellowship to study at the Harry Ransom Center archive. The HRC is one of the premiere archives in the country, and its extensive collections provide unique insight into the creative process of writers and artists, deepening our understanding and appreciation of literature, photography, film, art, and the performing arts. Scahill spent several months study