Conference Call

Retrenching/Entrenching Youth: Mobility and Stasis in Youth Culture Representations on Screen University of Liverpool 4th – 5th June 2018   Confirmed Keynotes: Professor Pamela Robertson Wojcik, University of Notre Dame Dr. Timothy Shary, Southern New Hampshire University Professor Karen Lury, University of Glasgow   In recent years the expansion of free trade, globalization and freedom […]

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The Liverpool Film Seminar

Monday, 27 November 2017 at 5:30pm The Library, 19 Abercromby Square, University of Liverpool “Ordinary Zombies: A Requiem for George Romero’s Night of the Living Dead” Professor Dana Heller (Old Dominion University) Abstract: George A. Romero, the filmmaker whose best-known work, Night of the Living Dead (1968) is widely regarded as the film that gave rise […]

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The Liverpool Film Seminar 2

The Liverpool Film Seminar 2, Monday 23 October 2017, 5:30pm, The Library, School of the Arts, University of Liverpool Title: The Hunger Games: Spectacle, Risk and the Girl Action Hero Professor Catherine Driscoll (University of Sydney) Abstract: This paper considers the “Hunger Games” films as a spectacular hybridization of teen film and action film which, […]

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