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  • Lawrence Jackson
      Lawrence Jackson
    Senior Tutor, Lecturer in ...
    Lawrence Jackson is an industry practitioner who specialises in directi...
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  • Lavinia Brydon
    Dr Lavinia Brydon
    Lecturer
    Lavinia Brydon investigates questions of space and place in film, with ...
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  • Aylish Wood
    Dr Aylish Wood
    Reader
    Aylish Wood?s interests focus on digital media in cinema, animation and...
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  • Tamar Jeffers McDonald
    Dr Tamar Jeffers McDonald
    Reader
    Hollywood, romantic comedy and American film history are the focus of T...
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  • Maurizio Cinquegrani
    Dr Maurizio Cinquegrani
    Lecturer
    Maurizio's main teaching and research interests lie in the relationship...
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  • Murray Smith
    Prof. Murray Smith
    Professor
    Murray Smith directs the Aesthetics Research Group and his interests in...
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  • Michael Grant
      Michael Grant
    Honorary Research Fellow in...
     
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  • Mattias Frey
    Dr Mattias Frey
    Senior Lecturer
    Mattias Frey is a specialist in film criticism, media historiography, i...
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  • Peter Stanfield
    Professor Peter Stanfield
    Professor of Film
    Peter Stanfield teaches Hollywood film production and publishes widely ...
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  • Margrethe Bruun Vaage
    Dr Margrethe Bruun Vaage
    Lecturer
    Margrethe Bruun Vaage explores the emotions and morality in relation to ...
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Film Academics publish 'Film Criticism in the Digital Age'

FILM CRITICISM IN THE DIGITAL AGE  Edited by Mattias Frey and Cecilia Sayad “This is a great and highly important volume for film studies as a discipline and cultural and media studies more generally.” Dana Polan, New York University Over the past decade, as digital media has expanded and print outlets have declined, pundits have bemoaned a "crisis of criticism" and mourned the "death of the critic." Now that well-paying ...

14th April 2015

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Prof. Peter Stanfield's 'The Cool and the Crazy'

Prof. Peter Stanfield’s new book ‘Pop Fifties Cinema: The Cool and the Crazy’ has received a brilliant review from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Delivering sharp critical insights in jazzy, accessible prose, The Cool and the Crazy offers an appreciation of cinema as a 'pop' medium, unabashedly derivative, faddish, and ephemeral. By studying these long-burst bubbles of 1950s 'pop,' Stanfield reveals something new ab...

18th March 2015

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Student Prize for Feminist Scholarship (2015)

Submissions are now invited for the Student Prize for Feminist Scholarship (2015) hosted by the 'Radical Women: 50 Years of Feminism at Kent' project. Open to undergraduate and postgraduate students currently registered at the University of Kent, the competition aims to celebrate innovative student scholarship grounded in feminist theory and practice. To find out more, visit: http://www.kent.ac.uk/50/celebrate/projects/radical-women/scholarshi...

12th February 2015

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School of Arts will host 'Exploring Visual Cultures' International Summer School

OUR INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL GIVES YOU THE OPPORTUNITY TO HAVE A TASTE OF WHAT OUR ACADEMIC PROGRAMMES CAN PROVIDE. ALL OUR COURSES ARE DELIVERED BY OUR TOP-RANKING ACADEMIC SCHOOLS AND HAVE BEEN DESIGNED TO INTRODUCE YOU TO THE BEST OF WHAT KENT HAS TO OFFER.   The School of Arts is running the 'Exploring Visual Cultures' course. Exploring Visual Cultures: Art, Film & Performance 11th-24th July This ...

12th February 2015

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