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MEDIA ADVISORY: Public Lecture on 'The Aesthetics of Fright' March 5 at UT Tyler
Dr. Rick Worland, professor of cinema and television at Southern Methodist University, will present “The Aesthetics of Fright: The Horror Film from Silents to Saw” Thursday, March 5 in The University of Texas at Tyler R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center, room 1009, Dr. Jill Blondin, B.J. and Dub Riter professor of art, announced.
The public lecture begins at 2 p.m. It is sponsored by the UT Tyler Department of Art and Art History.
Worland holds a master of arts and Ph.D. in theater arts, both from the University of California in Los Angeles. His professional memberships include the Society for Cinema and Media Studies and University Film and Video Association. He currently serves on the Journal of Film and Video editorial board.
For more information, contact Hannah Buchanan, 903.565.5769.