The Mass Culture Workshop is pleased to present:
Adrian Martin, Melbourne-based film and arts critic, and Associate Professor, Co-Director of the Research Unit in Film Culture and Theory and Head of Film and Television Studies at Monash University (Australia). He will be presenting his recently published piece “Avatars of the Encounter.”
Professor Martin’s work on film, art, television, literature, music, popular and avant-garde culture has appeared in many magazines, journals and newspapers around the world, and has been translated into over 20 languages. He has regular columns in the Dutch De Filmkrant and in Cahiers du cinema Espana, and his books include Movie Mutations: The Changing Face of World Cinephilia (2003), The Mad Max Movies (2003), Once Upon a Time in America (1998), and Phantasms (1994).
Thursday, May 3, 1:30pm – 3:30pm in Cobb 425. Refreshments will be provided.
*Note alternate time and place*
The paper can be accessed here (scroll down for English version).
This event is being held in conjunction with Adrian Martin’s talk at the Film Studies Center titled, “Cinema Invents Ways of Dancing.” Details may be found here.
**Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact Nova Smith at nova [at] uchicago [dot] edu or Chris Carloy at ccarloy [at] uchicago [dot] edu**