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Literature, Film and Modernity
London, January 2000


Conference: LITERATURE, FILM AND MODERNITY, 1880-1940

Thursday 13 - Saturday 15 January 2000

University of London Institute of English Studies


Websites: http://www.chriswillis.freeserve.co.uk/filmconf.htm
	  http://www.sas.ac.uk/ies/Conferences/Literature,%20Film%20and%20Modernity.htm

Conference Fee:
three days 60 pounds sterling (concessions 30 pounds) / one day 25 pounds
(concessions 12.50)

Plenaries:
Giuliana Bruno, 'Atlas of the Flesh: Journeys in Film and Architecture'
Thomas Elsaesser, 'City of Lights, Gardens of Delight: Cinema and the Urban
	Space of Utopian Modernism'
Tom Gunning, 'Early Cinema and the Attractions of Modernity'

Sessions including:
Ian Christie and Deac Rossell on Film Pioneers
Lynda Nead and Lindsay Smith on Art, Photography and Film
Ian Bell on Literary Spectatorship
Steven Connor on Sound and Film
Andrew Gibson on Film and Phenomenology
Ginette Vincendeau on the Cinematic City
Laura Mulvey and Philip Horne on Magic and Memory
Graeme Gilloch on Benjamin, Film and Cultural Memory
Charles Barr on Early Documentary

Conference Directors:
Laura Marcus, University of Sussex
Deborah Parsons, University of Birmingham

Conference Administrator:
Chris Willis, Birkbeck College - e-mail chris@chriswillis.freeserve.co.uk

Enquiries:
Dr Deborah Parsons
Department of English
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham B15 2TT
UK

e-mail: d.l.parsons@bham.ac.uk

Bookings:
Francesca Bettocchi,
Institute of English Studies
Senate House,
Malet Street,
London WC1E 7HU,
UK.


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Chris Willis
English Dept
Birkbeck College
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HX

Chris@chriswillis.freeserve.co.uk
http://www.chriswillis.freeserve.co.uk/
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