WINTER 2021: Workshops meet on Friday mornings, 11:00am to 12:30pm via Zoom.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 15TH
Thomas Lamarre, Professor, Department of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago
“HALF LIFE: ANIMATION AND RADIATION”
Respondent: Michael Fisch, Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Chicago
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12TH
Ali Feser, Collegiate Assistant Professor, Social Sciences, University of Chicago
“ELECTIVE AFFINITIES: EASTMAN KODAK AND THE EMULSIVE REPRODUCTION OF RACE”
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26TH
Eléonore Rimbault, PhD Candidate, Department of Anthropology, University of Chicago
“PHOTOGRAPHIC MEMORY: ON INDIAN CIRCUS PROFESSIONALS’ USES OF IMAGES TO REMEMBER”
Respondent: Shubham Shivang, PhD Student, Departments of Cinema and Media Studies and Anthropology, University of Chicago
FRIDAY, MARCH 12TH
Ritika Kaushik, PhD Candidate, Department of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago
“THROUGH THE EYES OF AN ARTIST-BUREAUCRAT: COMPILATION FILMS OF SNS SASTRY AT FILMS DIVISION OF INDIA”
Respondent: Rochona Majumdar, Associate Professor, Department of Cinema and Media Studies, Department of South Asian Literatures and Civilizations, University of Chicago
We are committed to making Mass Culture an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If there is anything we can do to facilitate your participation, or if you simply have questions, please do not hesitate to email Nick or Basil, your 2020-2021 workshop coordinators.
We look forward to seeing you!