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  • Joss Marsh
    Professor Joss Marsh
    Honorary Professor
    Joss Marsh is Associate Professor of Victorian Studies at Indiana Unive...
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  • Maurizio Cinquegrani
    Dr Maurizio Cinquegrani
    Maurizio's main teaching and research interests lie in the relationship...
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  • Aylish Wood
    Dr Aylish Wood
    Aylish Wood?s interests focus on digital media in cinema, animation and...
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  • Lavinia Brydon
    Dr Lavinia Brydon
    Lavinia Brydon investigates questions of space and place in film, with ...
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  • Cecilia Sayad
    Dr Cecilia Sayad
    Senior Lecturer and Head of...
    Cecilia Sayad's current teaching and research focus on the horror genre ...
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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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  • Clio Barnard
      Clio Barnard
    Clio Barnard teaches practical film-making. Her debut feature film &lsqu...
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  • Murray Smith
    Prof. Murray Smith
    Murray Smith directs the Aesthetics Research Group and his interests in...
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  • Frances Guerin
    Dr Frances Guerin
    Senior Lecturer
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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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Top Ten success for the School of Arts in Guardian League Tables 2016

The School of Arts’ subjects have once again been ranked in the top ten in the Guardian League Tables for 2016. Film is ranked 3rd in the UK and Drama stays the same as last year at 10th. Up two places from 2015, History of Art is now ranked 6th in the UK. These rankings are a credit to all who work to make our programmes so successful – staff and students alike – well done to all. The University...

26 May 2015

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Dr Lavinia Brydon serves as Co-Investigator on AHRC Connected Communities project

The People’s Pier: The popular culture of pleasure piers and cultural regeneration through community heritage The People's Pier is a research project that investigates community piers as an emerging form of community hubs. Using the case studies of Clevedon and Hastings, the  project will explore how the popular culture heritage of seaside piers can be used to the benefit of the community. Led by Dr Olu Jenz...

14 May 2015

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Bond Writer, Robert Wade, to introduce May's 'FILM65'

Did you know that Robert Wade, writer of James Bond films such as 'Casino Royale,' 'Skyfall' and the eagerly anticipated 'Spectre,' is an alumni of Kent? Throughout this year, we have been celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the University of Kent with our film season 'Film65.' Robert Wade will be introducing the next instalment of Film65, 'The Ipcress File' on 20th May at the Gulbenkian Cinema. To mark this ...

6 May 2015

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Summer Term Research Events

School of Arts Research Events Summer Term 2014/15   Wednesday 13th May, 5pm – 7pm,  KLT3           ARC Research Seminar Professor Andy Hamilton, Durham University Art and Entertainment: Louis Armstrong, Charles Dickens, and Howard Hawks Louis Armstrong was a very great musical artist, who always thought of himself as an entertainer first:  “My life has been music, it’s always come first, but the music ainR...

5 May 2015

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