Last updated on June 23, 2011 @3:16 pm
Probing the Prince of Pot
Sandra Tomc is an English professor, head of the English graduate program, and co-writer of Citizen Marc, this year’s most widely-released Canadian documentary. Tomc’s biopic follows “Prince of Pot” Marc Emery on his journey from self-made entrepreneur to full-time marijuana legalization activist. ArtsWIRE spoke with Tomc about working with Emery, the challenges of representing him onscreen, and her upcoming film project.
When the renewed Doctor Who launches its eighth season on Aug. 23, it will have a familiar face helming the TARDIS. UBC Department of Theatre & Film Assistant Prof Rachel Talalay directed the two-part finale of the BBC TV sci-fi series, scheduled to air in early November.
Street View for the Bronze Age
UBC archaeologists working among ruins on the island of Cyprus are developing a new mobile application that lets users tour Bronze Age rubble and see reconstructed city buildings.
Dean of Arts Research Seminar
December 1, 4:00 – 5:00pm Liu Institute, Multi-purpose room Reception will follow in the hallway
January 9 - April 12, 2015 Opening reception: Thursday, January 8, 8-10 pm Artist talk: Saturday, January 10, 1:30 pm