This is Maddie Gwinn's submission for the 2019 Kevin and Tam Ross Undergraduate Research Prize, which won first place. It contains her essay on using library resources, a three-page sample of her research project on how the Czech New Wave and New Hollywood cinema are defined by their agency in preserving and prescribing cultural meaning across their societies while being bound to their economic systems, and her works cited list.
Maddie is a senior at Chapman University, majoring in Film Production. Her faculty mentor is Dr. Carmichael Peters.
Gwinn, Maddie, "1st Place Contest Entry: Countering the Current: The Function of Cinematic Waves in Communist vs. Capitalist Societies" (2019). Kevin and Tam Ross Undergraduate Research Prize. 23.
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