Welcome to the homepage of William D. Romanowski, Professor of Communication Arts & Sciences at Calvin College..
Listen to an NPR story on this year's Biblel-based movies that includes my comments and perspective.
Neda Ulaby, “This Year, Biblical Films Are Fruitful And Multiplying,” NPR Morning Edition, March 28, 2014
My Blog Posts
“The American Noah: neolithic superhero” | OUPblog | Posted on April 5, 2014
“Reflections on Son of God” | OUPblog | Posted on March 23, 2014
“The movies and biblical epics of Cecil B. DeMille” | OUPblog | Posted on December 4, 2013
“Pablum for profit’s sake?” | OUPblog | Posted on September 4, 2012
Other Blog Posts
On Reforming Hollywood
Religious Communication Association Book of the Year Award 2013 | Related story on the Calvin College Website
Read reviews and notices of Reforming Hollywood:
Sometimes life is stranger than fiction. On The Tonight Show (May 6, 2009) host Jay Leno used my Eyes Wide Open book in a segment on "Amazon Worst Sellers." Leno called it "a fantastic book" and then held up another that "didn't do quite as well"--a book by Nancy Pelosi, Eyes Really Wide Open, with a cover photo of the "wide-eyed" then Speaker of the House. Click on the image below to view the segment.
Communication Arts & Sciences, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI 49546 | 616.526.8527 | firstname.lastname@example.org
[last updated 9.21.2012]