Pula Film Festival Winner: Next to Me by Stevan Filipović

Even though screened at 11:00 pm mid festival week, the world premiere of Stevan Filipović and Hypnopolis Film’s Next to Me (Pored Mene) showed to a packed venue in the Pula Film Festival‘s 7,500 capacity Roman arena. The film lays down its political and artistic cards early on. High-school history teacher Olja (played by Hristina Popović) … More Pula Film Festival Winner: Next to Me by Stevan Filipović

Omeka, C-51, and Diverse Literature (Week in Review)

If you’re thinking about using the collection and exhibition platform Omeka, check out this slideshare — For inspiration on writing from the indomitable Susan Sontag, see Maria Popova’s “Susan Sontag on Storytelling, What It Means to Be a Moral Human Being, and Her Advice to Writers” — For a sobering analysis of human rights’ infringement built … More Omeka, C-51, and Diverse Literature (Week in Review)