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  • Michael Grant
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    Honorary Research Fellow in...
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    Dr Margrethe Bruun Vaage
    Margrethe Bruun Vaage explores the emotions and morality in relation to ...
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  • David Francis O.B.E.
      David Francis O.B.E.
    Honorary Fellow
    David Francis O.B.E. has been a key figure in the international film ar...
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  • Lavinia Brydon
    Dr Lavinia Brydon
    Lavinia Brydon investigates questions of space and place in film, with ...
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  • Lawrence Jackson
      Lawrence Jackson
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    Lawrence Jackson is an industry practitioner who specialises in directi...
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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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  • Tamar Jeffers McDonald
    Dr Tamar Jeffers McDonald
    Hollywood, romantic comedy and American film history are the focus of T...
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  • Clio Barnard
      Clio Barnard
    Clio Barnard teaches practical film-making. Her debut feature film &lsqu...
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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?s teaches Hollywood film production and publishes widel...
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CHASE AHRC Studentship Competition 2015

The University of Kent is proud to be part of the Consortium for the Humanities and the Arts South-East England (CHASE) which was awarded a £17million Doctoral Training Partnership by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) in October 2013. Our partners include The Courtauld Institute of Art, Goldsmiths, the Open University, and the Universities of East Anglia, Essex, and Sussex. CHASE is one of only 11 UK AHRC-funded Doctoral Training Partners...

22nd October 2014

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'From Young Soul Rebels to Grumpy Old Men:The Film and Music Criticism of Armond White and Paul Gilroy'

Wednesday 29th October, 5pm 7pm, KLT5 CISFMI Guest Lecture Professor Daniel McNeil, Carleton University 'From Young Soul Rebels to Grumpy Old Men:The Film and Music Criticism of Armond White and Paul Gilroy' On the 11th of January 2010, Armond White hosted the annual gala and seventy-fifth anniversary celebrations of the New York Film Critics Circle (NYFCC). He delivered a char...

14th October 2014

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As part of the 50th Anniversary Celebrations, The School of Arts are teaming up with The Gulbenkian to bring you 'Film65,' A yearlong series of films all made in 1965, each introduced by a name speaker. 1965 was a year when era-defining singles like The Beatles' 'Ticket to Ride' and 'Help!' , and the Stones' 'Satisfaction' and 'Get Off Of My Cloud', were outsold by The Seekers' 'I'll Never Find Another You' and Ken Dodd&apo...

14th October 2014

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"Take me home. No. Take me to the office." The Antihero's wife and the female Antihero…

Wednesday 15th October, 5pm 7pm, KLT5 School of Arts Research Seminar The antihero series in American television revolves around a morally bad protagonist, nearly always male. In this talk I discuss how women are portrayed in the antihero series by focusing on two questions. First, I investigate how the (male) antihero's wife is portrayed, with special focus on Skyler White in Breaki...

3rd October 2014

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