Monday, April 11, 2016
4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Alex Fattal is an assistant professor of film-video and media studies at Penn State College of Communications. His research analyzes the central role that the media plays in Colombia's armed conflict through long-term ethnographic research. This combination of subject and method has led him to a research agenda that is deeply interdisciplinary, drawing on the social sciences, humanities, Latin American studies and the documentary arts.