This March, the FICCI in Colombia will be presenting a retrospective of ten John Sayles films, as well as a roundtable discussion with John on March 18th.
We have had an update on the goings-on in Bohol, Philippines, from our friend Cooper Resabal: the former Baryo Living Museum has been relaunched as the Bol-anon Village Cultural Trails.
John and Maggie have spent February in Hawaii, teaching master classes and doing Q&As at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Now that their time on the islands is wrapping up, Maggie sends us this greeting, and an artist shout-out to Shepard Fairey.
John and Maggie will be spending most of the month of February at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. John will be in residency as the 2014 Inouye Chair in Democratic Ideals, and he and Maggie will both be giving master classes to students. In addition, the American Studies Department has been presenting John Sayles Film series.
John and Maggie will be in attendance at the 2014 Modern Language Association (MLA) Convention in Chicago, January 9-12. Founded in 1883, the Modern Language Association of America has nearly 30,000 members in 100 countries. For over a hundred years, members have worked to strengthen the study and teaching of language and literature.