Congratulations to Linda Williams

Congratulations to Prof. Linda Williams (Rhetoric and Film & Media Studies) who received the 2013 Distinguished Career Achievement Award at the Society for Cinema and Media Studies Conference in Chicago in March.

The Distinguished Career Achievement Award was established to recognize and celebrate the achievements of established scholars in cinema and media studies. Nominations for the SCMS Distinguished Career Achievement Award are invited from the membership each year.

Nominees are judged on the following criteria:

  • Active membership in the Society for a number of years, and/or
  • Partial or full retirement, and/or
  • A record of distinguished contributions to the profession that have made a significant impact on the field.

Link to her acceptance speech below:

http://www.youtube.com/user/scmstudies?view=&feature