Linguistics in Motion Film Series: Social Media and the End of Gender

Media and advertising companies still use the same old demographics to understand audiences, but they're becoming increasingly harder to track online, says media researcher Johanna Blakley. As social media outgrows traditional media, and women users outnumber men, Blakley explains what changes are in store for the future of media. A discussion lead by Dr. Jordan Frith will be held after the screening.

Special Collections to house archives from The Black Academy of Arts and Letters

During the past 38 years, a nonprofit cultural arts institution in downtown Dallas, The Black Academy of Arts and Letters, has hosted Academy Award nominees, Grammy winners and some of America’s most noted jazz musicians and comedians, as well as unknown performers who later became famous.

GeeKon Movie: Guardians of the Galaxy

A group of interstellar outlaws team up to save the galaxy from a villain who seeks ultimate power in this comic book space adventure. (121 Min)

GeeKon is a week-long celebration of all things geeky in Denton. Residence Life and the UNT Media Library are cosponsoring a screening the film Guardians of the Galaxy in the Willis Library Forum on February 25th, 2015 from 8:30 to 10:30 pm.