Arts Talk episode of "Max Evans & Friends" wins eighth award

July 10, 2015 - Tamara Williams

Professor Sherri Burr
Professor Sherri Burr
Professor Sherri Burr, producer of Arts Talk

UNM School of Law Professor Sherri Burr and students in her Intellectual Property and Art Law classes produced an episode of local-cable television show Arts Talk that has racked up eight awards to date.

The most recent award for “Max Evans & Friends” was second place in the category of Talk Show (radio or television) from the National Federation of Press Women and the New Mexico Press Women state affiliate.

Among the awards the episode received are first place in the category of Talk Show, Television from the New Mexico Press Women New Mexico Communications Contest 2015, and first place in the 2013 New Mexico Press Women Awards.

“Max Evans & Friends” is produced by the UNM Extended Learning TV Production Unit and was filmed at the Law School. It is posted in three parts on YouTube.

Part A:

Part B:

Part C:

Production Team

The production team for “Max Evans & Friends” includes:

  • Creator / Producer / Host: Sherri Burr
  • Extended Learning Production: Editor / Director: Manuel Machuca
  • Audio: Cheryl Francisco
  • Camera: David Quintana, Joseph Buday, Manuel Machuca
  • Floor Manager: Cheryl Francisco
  • Assistant Producer: Kimiko Akiya