Come to the English Symposium on April 20!

Mark your calendars! The English Symposium will be held at Hubbard Interfaith Center on Thursday, April 20, 4-6:30pm. Students will be presenting literature papers and creative writing. Refreshments will be served following the event.

Film & Art from Strose Professor Laity

Flyer for Stepping out of History Exhibit at CREATE in Catskill NY
CREATE Gallery in Catskill NY hosts Stepping out of History through April 9th

As reported in the CONNECT, the College of Saint Rose newsletter, Dr. Kathryn Laity, a Saint Rose associate professor of English, is among the artists included in a regional exhibit devoted to Women’s History Month. Laity’s Fire Ritual for the Heart is a silent film showing a woman engaging in a cleansing ritual to ease her heartbreak. It is part of “Stepping Out of History: Telling Our Own Story,” an exhibit at the Gallery@CREATE, 398 Main Street, Catskill that runs through April 9.

Laity, a scholar of medieval history and of film and digital media, also has a photograph, “She Dances,” in the exhibit. In addition, she is a finalist at the Albany Film Festival for her short film “Pomegrante.” The festival will be held at University at Albany on April 1.

NYS Writers Institute Film Festival April 1, 2023
NYS Writers Institute Albany Film Festival runs Saturday April 1 from 10:30am to 7pm at the University of Albany