The Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Literature Prize, said Friday it had named a literature professor as its new permanent secretary, after a #MeToo scandal in late 2017 threw the institution into turmoil.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will not change eligibility rules for the Oscars, despite speculation that streaming companies might see a crackdown on their release practices when pursuing golden trophies.
Only half of those who choose the winners of next year's Nobel Prize in literature will be members of the scandal-rocked Swedish Academy that has always previously awarded the prize, the prestigious body said.
An educational academy is required at the Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA) to equip the members with the latest innovation and technical knowledge in face of new challenges, head of the media alliance said on Monday.
Veteran cinematographer John Bailey, who was first elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for the first time a year ago, becoming the 34th person to hold the position, will serve for one more year before terming out as a member of the board of governors.
More than half of the major operators of the UK government’s flagship academies program have sounded the alarm over school funding, heaping further pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May to ease the squeeze on public spending.
Next year's 90th Academy Awards will be held on March 4. The show will return to February in 2019 to be held on Feb. 24. In 2020, the ceremony is set for Feb. 23. It will take place on Feb. 28 the following year.