IDS Film Event: “The Name of the Rose”

Interdisciplinary Film Event: “The Name of the Rose”

Presented by The Department of English, The Department of Media, Culture, & the Arts, and by The Interdisciplinary Film Series.



WHEN: Thursday, February 28th, 5:00 P.M.

WHERE: Math Auditorium – Macon Campus

This is a FREE EVENT open to the public.

The Name of the Rose” is a medieval mystery thriller based on Umberto Eco’s novel of the same name. Dr. Kathleen Burt, a medievalist who teaches English at MGA, will give an introduction and lead a post-film discussion, sharing her expertise on themes such as semiotics and structuralism, Medieval Church history, manuscript production, and Aristotle’s Poetics and Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes. This will be a rare opportunity to see this cinematic gem on a huge HD screen.

Many thanks to Dr. Robert McTyre (Chair, Dept. of MCA) for sponsoring this meaningful, multidisciplinary, and diversity-driven event. For more information, please contact Dr. Yunsuk Chae or call (478) 471-5797.