Film Research Seminars: Autumn 2017: University of Southampton

Film Research Seminars, University of Southampton
All seminars will take place in Lecture Theatre B, Avenue Campus.

Tuesday, October 17th, 4 – 6pm
Deborah Jermyn, University of Roehampton
‘How do you solve a problem like Nancy Meyers? Approaches to an ‘unworthy’ subject’

Tuesday, October 31st, 6 – 8pm
Ulrike Weckel, University of Giessen
‘Watching the Accused Watch the Results of Nazi Crimes: Observers’ Reports on the Atrocity Film Screenings in the Belsen, Nuremberg, and Eichmann Trials’
(Presented in partnership with Parkes and History)

Tuesday, November 14th , 4 – 6pm
Helen Wheatley, Warwick University
‘Television Death’

Tuesday, November 21st , 4 – 6pm
Lindsay Steenberg, Oxford Brookes University
‘Are you not entertained?: Mapping the gladiatorial impulse in visual culture’

Tuesday, November 28th , 4 – 6pm
Ginnette Vincendeau, King’s College London
‘Challenge or cosmetic makeover? The ‘feminised’ Parisian banlieue film’

Tuesday, December 5th , 4-6pm
Clive Nwonka, London School of Economics
‘Reconsidering Film and Cultural Studies’

All Welcome!
Contact Shelley Cobb:

Dr Shelley Cobb
Associate Professor of Film
University of Southampton