Research events

Alan O’Leary will be visiting Notre Dame University (Indiana, USA) for a week in October to present a seminar on the Italian Cinemas/Italian Histories project, to discuss the film The Battle of Algiers, to teach undergraduate classes and to meet graduate students. Alan is visiting Notre Dame by kind invitation of...

Two project seminars are taking place in the next couple of weeks, both at Leeds. The first takes place at 4pm on Wednesday 4 March (Emmanuel Centre room 7) and is entitled 'Italian Cinemas/Italian Histories: Project-in-Progress Report'. The second takes place on Monday 16 March (Parkinson B11): ‘Liberty Leading the People: Carnival Temporalities in Political Cinema’.

Dr Marco Cucco, member of the #ICIH advisory board and post-doc research fellow at the Institute of Media and Journalism at the Universita' della Svizzera Italiana is visiting Leeds, week beginning 16 February, as a guest of the project and the Centre for World Cinemas.

The 2015 North American Society for Cinema and Media Studies annual conference takes place in Montreal, 25-29 March. We’re delighted to have had a panel accepted at this prestigious conference, with papers by project leader Alan O’Leary, co-investigator Austin Fisher (Bournemouth), and project partners Áine O’Healy (Loyola Marymount, LA) and Paolo...