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Posted in Spring 2014.


April 8: Mary Adekoya

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Mary Adekoya, PhD candidate in Cinema and Media Studies, will present “Restless Lives and Reckless Hearts: Observations on Nollywood Melodrama,” a chapter-in-progress from her dissertation, Shadows of Film: Nollywood and the Vernacular Revolution in African Cinema.

Please join us Tuesday, April 8 from 5:30-7:30 in The Wilder House, 5811 S. Kenwood Ave.
Session is co-sponsored with the African Studies Workshop
**Please note the change in time and location.**
Refreshments will be provided.

Mary’s paper is available for download here.

To obtain the password, please contact workshop coordinators Matt Hubbell at mthubbell [at] gmail [dot] com or Mikki Kressbach at mkressbach [at] uchicago [dot] edu.

**Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact at Matt Hubbell at mthubbell [at] gmail [dot] com or Mikki Kressbach at mkressbach [at] uchicago [dot] edu**

Posted in Spring 2014, Uncategorized.


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Spring 2014 Schedule

April 8: Mary Adekoya, PhD Candidate, Cinema and Media Studies
Session co-sponsored by the African Studies Workshop.  This session will meet on Tuesday, April 8, 5:30 in the Wilder House, 5811 S. Kenwood Ave.  **Please note the change in time and location from our normal schedule.**

April 25: Adam Lowenstein, Associate Professor of English and Film Studies, University of Pittsburgh.
This session is being held in conjunction with the conference “Contemporary Horrors: Destabilizing a Cinematic Genre.”

May 9: Rochona Majumdar, Associate Professor, Cinema and Media Studies, South Asian Languages and Civilizations

May 16: Malynne Sternstein, Associate Professor, Slavic Languages and Literatures
**SESSION CANCELLED**

May 30: Kalisha Cornett, PhD Candidate, Cinema and Media Studies

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

Posted in Spring 2014, Workshop Schedule.


March 7: Ian Jones

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Ian Jones, PhD candidate in Cinema and Media Studies, will present “Do the Locomotion: Obstinate Avatars and Hybrid Performance in Motor Tactics Games,” a work in progress.

Please join us Friday, March 7 from 10:30-12:30 in Cobb 310
Refreshments will be provided.

Ian’s paper is available for download here.

To obtain the password, please contact workshop coordinators Matt Hubbell at mthubbell [at] gmail [dot] com or Mikki Kressbach at mkressbach [at] uchicago [dot] edu.

**Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact at Matt Hubbell at mthubbell [at] gmail [dot] com or Mikki Kressbach at mkressbach [at] uchicago [dot] edu**

Posted in Winter 2014.


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February 21: Zdenko Mandusic

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Zdenko Mandusic, PhD candidate in Cinema and Media Studies and Slavic Languages and Literatures, will present “Sincere Realism,” a chapter from his dissertation.

Please join us Friday, February 21 from 10:30-12:30 in Cobb 310
Refreshments will be provided.

Zdenko’s paper is available for download here.

To obtain the password, please contact workshop coordinators Matt Hubbell at mthubbell [at] gmail [dot] com or Mikki Kressbach at mkressbach [at] uchicago [dot] edu.

**Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact at Matt Hubbell at mthubbell [at] gmail [dot] com or Mikki Kressbach at mkressbach [at] uchicago [dot] edu**

Posted in Winter 2014.


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February 7: Chris Carloy

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Chris Carloy, PhD candidate in Cinema and Media Studies, will present the proposal for his dissertation titled, “Real 3D:’ form, concept and the rise of three-dimensionality in 1990s videogames.”

Please join us Friday, February 7 from 10:30-12:30 pm in Cobb 310
Refreshments will be provided.

Chris’ paper is available for download here.

To obtain the password, please contact workshop coordinators Matt Hubbell at mthubbell [at] gmail [dot] com or Mikki Kressbach at mkressbach [at] uchicago [dot] edu.

**Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact at Matt Hubbell at mthubbell [at] gmail [dot] com or Mikki Kressbach at mkressbach [at] uchicago [dot] edu**

Posted in Winter 2014.


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