Registered Speakers 9: SCHEIDE to TRES

 

Prof. Frank Scheide (University of Arkansas, USA)

Sydney and Charles Chaplin's Evolving Ruritanian Spectacle:

King, Queen, Joker (1921) and The Great Dictator (1940)

 

Dr. Gregory M. Colón Semenza (University of Connecticut, USA)

From Adaptation to Usurpation:

Changing Attitudes towards Literature in 1920s Cinema

 

Dr. Jasper Sharp (Independent Scholar, UK)

Cinerama: Selling Americana

 

Dr. Sherin B.S. (English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, India)

The Indian City as Cinematic Spectacle:

Spatial Hierarchies in Films from Kerala

 

Dr. Stephanie Shonekan (University of Missouri, USA)

Nigerian Hip-Hop Videos: Hybrid Sounds, Alien Images

 

Prof. Cristina M. Signo (Cavite State University, Philippines)

Representations of Family Life in Filipino Cinema:

Guillen's Tanging Yaman and Lamangan's Mano Po

 

Dr. Alexandra Simon-Lopez (University of Eastern Finland)

The Pleasures of Silence and the Flesh: Andreas Dresen's Cloud 9

 

Dr. J.E. Smyth (University of Warwick, UK)

The Spectacle of Postmodern Cinematic History: Forman’s Ragtime 

 

Prof. Jon Solomon (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)

Ben Hur: The Avatar of the Spectacle

 

Dr. Adriana Stefanel, Andreea Toma (University of Bucharest, Romania)

The Punishment of Women in Romanian New Wave Cinema

 

Ahlam Tariq (RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia)

Another 'Other': The Muslim Woman in Hollywood

 

Sabrina Rocha Stanford Thompson (UNICAMP Campinas, Brazil) 

Candomble and the Expression of Ethnic Identity in Faria’s City of Women



Dr. Georgia Tres (Oakland Community College, USA)

Great Escapes in Film, TV and Videogames

 

CONFERENCE EBOOK READERS AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD!

We are delighted to announce that our first five ebooks of Conference Proceedings are now available. 

 

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The five volumes comprise over 100 essays based on Papers from around the world presented at our 2011 and 2012 conferences:

 

* FILM AND MEDIA 2011

* FILM AND MEDIA 2012

* LONDONICITY 2011

* LONDONICITY 2012

* UNDERSTANDING BRITAIN   2012

 

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