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Spring 2015 Schedule

April 3: Thomas Y. Levin, Associate Professor in the Department of German at Princeton University

April 24: Mario Slugan, PhD Candidate, Cinema and Media Studies

May 8: Jordan Schonig, PhD Student, Cinema and Media Studies

May 15:  Solveig Nelson, PhD Candidate, Department of Art History

May 29: Dan Wang, PhD Candidate, Department of Music

June 5: Chris Carloy, PhD Candidate in Cinema and Media Studies

All workshops are held in Cobb 310, from 10:30 to 12:30, unless otherwise noted. Refreshments will be provided.

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March 13 – James Lastra

James Lastra, Associate Professor in the Department of Cinema and Media Studies and the Department of English Language & Literature, will present “Los Olvidados: Image, Narrative, Temporality,”  a work in progress.

Please join us Friday, March 13, from 10:30-12:30 in Cobb 310.

Refreshments will be provided.

James’s paper is available for download here.

To obtain the password, please contact workshop coordinators Jordan Schonig at jschonig [at] uchicago [dot] edu or Shannon Tarbell at shannonrosetarbell [at] gmail [dot] com.

**Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact at Jordan Schonig at jschonig [at] uchicago [dot] edu or Shannon Tarbell at shannonrosetarbell [at] gmail [dot] com**

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March 6 – Ling Zhang

Ling Zhang, PhD candidate in Cinema and Media Studies, will present “An Operatic and Poetic Atmosphere (kongqi): Female Voice-over and Transmediality in Fei Mu’s Spring in a Small Town (1948),” a chapter from her dissertation.

Please join us Friday, March 6, from 10:30-12:30 in Cobb 310.

Refreshments will be provided.

Ling’s paper is available for download here.

To obtain the password, please contact workshop coordinators Jordan Schonig at jschonig [at] uchicago [dot] edu or Shannon Tarbell at shannonrosetarbell [at] gmail [dot] com.

**Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact at Jordan Schonig at jschonig [at] uchicago [dot] edu or Shannon Tarbell at shannonrosetarbell [at] gmail [dot] com**

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February 20 – Robert Bird

Robert Bird, Associate Professor in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Department of Cinema and Media Studies, and the College, will present “The Cinema of a Tractor, 1932-1939,” the first chapter of his book-manuscript in progress, Soul Machine: Socialist Realism as Model, 1932-1941.

Please join us Friday, February 20, from 10:30-12:30 in Cobb 310.
Refreshments will be provided.

Robert’s paper is available for download here.

To obtain the password, please contact workshop coordinators Jordan Schonig at jschonig [at] uchicago [dot] edu or Shannon Tarbell at shannonrosetarbell [at] gmail [dot] com.

**Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact at Jordan Schonig at jschonig [at] uchicago [dot] edu or Shannon Tarbell at shannonrosetarbell [at] gmail [dot] com**

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February 13 – Junko Yamazaki

Junko Yamazaki, PhD candidate in Cinema and Media Studies, will present “Embedded Film, Embodied Reception: Tsurumi Shunsuke’s Autobiographical Film Criticism,” a chapter from his dissertation.

Please join us Friday, February 13, from 10:30-12:30 in Cobb 310.
Refreshments will be provided.

Junko’s paper is available for download here.

To obtain the password, please contact workshop coordinators Jordan Schonig at jschonig [at] uchicago [dot] edu or Shannon Tarbell at shannonrosetarbell [at] gmail [dot] com.

**Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact at Jordan Schonig at jschonig [at] uchicago [dot] edu or Shannon Tarbell at shannonrosetarbell [at] gmail [dot] com**

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January 23: Dominique Bluher

Dominique Bluher, Lecturer and Director of M.A. Studies in Cinema and Media Studies, will present “Personal Enunciation – Presences of Absences,” a work in progress.

Please join us Friday, January 23, from 10:30-12:30 in Cobb 310.
Refreshments will be provided

Dominique’s paper is available for download here.

To obtain the password, please contact workshop coordinators Jordan Schonig at jschonig [at] uchicago [dot] edu or Shannon Tarbell at shannonrosetarbell [at] gmail [dot] com.

**Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact at Jordan Schonig at jschonig [at] uchicago [dot] edu or Shannon Tarbell at shannonrosetarbell [at] gmail [dot] com**

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