Friday, April 9th—Maria Belodubrovskaya, “The MacGuffin”

Please join us on Friday, April 9th @ 11:00am – 12:30pm over Zoom for our first Mass Culture Workshop of the Spring quarter. We’re excited to have Maria Belodubrovskaya (Associate Professor, Department of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago) presenting a paper in a session entitled “The MacGuffin.” Cooper Long (PhD Candidate, Department of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago) will provide a […]

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Friday, March 12 — Ritika Kaushik, “An Artist-Bureaucrat in the Archive: The Contestations of History in the films of SNS Sastry”

Please join us this Friday, March 12th @ 11:00am – 12:30pm over Zoom for our next Mass Culture Workshop. We’re excited to have Ritika Kaushik (PhD Candidate, Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago) presenting a chapter-in-progress entitled “An Artist-Bureaucrat in the Archive: The Contestations of History in the films of SNS Sastry” Rochona Majumdar (Associate Professor, Department of Cinema and Media Studies, Department […]

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Friday, February 26th—Eléonore Rimbault, “Trading Images and Photographic Memory – the plural shaping of the Indian circus’ visual recollection”

We invite you to join us next Friday, February 26th @ 11:00am – 12:30pm over Zoom for our next Mass Culture Workshop. We’re delighted to have Eléonore Rimbault (PhD Candidate, Anthropology, University of Chicago) presenting a chapter-in-progress entitled “Trading Images and Photographic Memory – the plural shaping of the Indian circus’ visual recollection.” As our […]

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Friday, February 12th — Ali Feser, “‘It’s a great name, when you think of it…one of the great brands in the world’: Eastman-Kodak and the Chemoaesthetics of White Supremacy”

We invite you to join us next Friday, February 12th @ 11:00am – 12:30pm over Zoom for our next Mass Culture Workshop. We’re delighted to have Ali Feser (Collegiate Assistant Professor, Social Sciences, University of Chicago) presenting an article-in-progress in a session entitled “‘It’s a great name, when you think of it…one of the great brands in the world’: Eastman-Kodak and […]

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Friday, January 15th—Thomas Lamarre, “Half Life: Animation and Radiation”

We invite you to join us next Friday, January 15th @ 11:00am – 12:30pm over Zoom for our first Mass Culture Workshop of 2021! We’re delighted to have Thomas Lamarre (Professor in the Department of Cinema and Media Studies, East Asian Languages and Civilizations, and the College, UChicago) presenting an article-in-progress in a session entitled […]

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