Hello; I'm Jonathan Chisdes. Welcome to my little corner of the web.
It's not much, but I call it home. It is my hope that
you can find something of interest here.
I am an independent film critic based in central Florida. I publish my articles
on Chizfilm Jewish Movie Reviews. I have been a writer for
the Virginia Film Festival, and I helped run the
Jewish Film Series of Congregation Beth Israel and the Charlottesville Jewish Film Festival.
Previous projects include co-authoring and producing a play,"Jerusalem Jones and the
Mystery of the Dead Sea Scrolls", which
was performed a number of times in Florida and in Virgina. And I have also co-written a
screenplay about the RMS Lusitania. I have taught English at Seminole Community College, now Seminole
State College ,
in Sanford, FL, and also
at Stetson University
in DeLand, FL. I have worked for Light
as an Associate Producer. I was also the writer and publisher of the weekly
column Content of Character . Some of my shorter
works can be found below.
In 1996, I completed my Master's Degree in English from Valdosta
where I also worked for the school's radio station, WVVS,
and wrote for its newspaper, the VSU
Spectator. In 1990 I got my B.A. from Rollins
I worked for the school's Writing Center and edited its student newspaper, the
Links to important points on the World Wide Web:
Some of my writings:
Political and Social Commentary:
Webpost, September 1, 2005 Iraq and Hurricane Katrina
"Content of Character," September 20, 2000 Gated Communities
"Content of Character," August 30, 2000 Hollywood
"Content of Character," August 23, 2000 Orlando
Orlando Reporter, December 1996 Titanic
VSU Spectator, December 1, 1994 Military
Orlando Spectator, May 1993 Thomas Jefferson
Here is some personal information about myself:
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from you. Feel free to send me an e-mail.
Last updated: 1/30/12