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(Virtual Service) Courage and Cowardice on Camera: The Hero’s Journey in Film

November 22, 2020 @ 10:15 AM 11:30 AM

Paul McComas, Media Scholar, will speak on the topic, Courage and Cowardice on Camera: The Hero’s Journey in Film.  Paul is the author of five and editor of two critically acclaimed books of fiction, with a sixth—plus his first nonfiction volume: a scholarly film book for an academic press—under contract.  Paul earned an M.A. in Film at Northwestern, since which his scripts and shorts have won international (Talking Pictures Fest) and national (AFI) prizes.  Paul is also a musician-songwriter and recording artist on Chicago Acoustic Underground’s CAUDog Records.  He serves on the National Leadership Council of the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) and has taught media studies/film/classic-TV, literature, and writing at the University of Chicago.

After services, from 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM, we will open Zoom for informal general discussion, as well as an opportunity to join a conversation group with Paul McComas.

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Lake Shore Unitarian Society (LSUS)

(847) 807-5787