School of the Arts Alumnus Phil Johnston (‘04) has been nominated for Outstanding Achievement, Writing in an Animated Feature Production at the 44th Annual Annie Awards for his work on Zootopia. Johnston wrote the movie with Jared Bush.more
As 2016 draws to a close, major publications have begun to release their lists of the best books of the year. Three Columbia affiliates—one alumna and two faculty members—have had their books named in the New York Times annual Notable Books list, arguably one of the most widely cited roundups of the year’s top titles.more
Meet the Makers is an ongoing interview series highlighting current Columbia University School of the Arts Film Program students and faculty. I sat down with Markus Wulf, a second-year MFA film student, a few weeks ago to find out more about what brought him to the program.
By Ijaaz Noohu, Second-Year Film Student
The Student Spotlight series aims to highlight the work of current MFA students, asking them to share thoughts on their practice by answering curated and peer-submitted questions. Nash Cohen Glynn is a second-year student in the Visual Arts Program.more
In the weeks since Donald Trump was elected President of the United States, politicians, pundits, thinkers, and entertainers—to say nothing of ordinary citizens—have been weighing in, often heatedly, on the meaning and possible ramifications of the business magnate’s victory.more
The Student Spotlight series aims to highlight the work of current MFA students, asking them to share thoughts on their practice by answering curated and peer-submitted questions. Jacqueline Leigh Silberbush is a second-year student in the Visual Arts Program.
What themes or subjects are you currently addressing in your work?
This November, Playwriting Concentration Head David Henry Hwang’s television writing talents will be showcased with the release of season three of The Affair. As a writer and producer for the show, Hwang is part of the six person writing team who collaboratively developed the storylines for season three.more
Over the past couple of weeks School of the Arts students, alumni, faculty, and staff have been busy at work, publishing stories, translations, and books and giving interviews. Read more in our biweekly roundup of work by Columbia Writers.