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Father Blake on his life long involvement with Film Studies and his twenty-two years at Boston College

by Richard Blake S.J. Ph.D.

Father Blake t​aught American film history and criticism​ at Boston College for twenty-two years​. Prior to that he was ​an executive editor of America magazine, a national weekly journal of opinion​ and he ​also ​served as regular film reviewer. His research has focused on religious themes and imagery in popular American films and on the influence of New York City on Hollywood production.

four of Professor Blake's book covers

Richard Blake S.J. Ph.D.
Art​,​ Art History, and Film Department

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