IMDb Picks Up Prof's New Online Int'l Film Journal

September 1, 2011


BUFFALO, NY - Girish Shambu, PhD, associate professor of management at Canisius College, recently launched a scholarly online journal on international film. Entitled "LOLA," the journal includes articles contributed from the former president of the University of Tokyo, top film scholars at Oxford University and Université Paris 3 Sorbonne , and film professors from Australia and Greece, among others. LOLA's editors are Shambu and Adrian Martin, of Monash University, Melbourne.

The story of Shambu's new film journal was picked up by the IMDb, the world's largest film site. To read the story, click here. In addition to his teaching duties at Canisius, Shambu is an internationally renowned film critic. Click here to read the first edition of "LOLA."

Canisius is one of 28 Catholic Jesuit colleges in the nation and the premier private college in Western New York. Canisius prepares leaders - intelligent, caring, faithful individuals - able to pursue and promote excellence in their professions, their communities and their service to humanity.