Malcolm Turvey Lecture & Workshop


Dec
06
2012

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  • Speaker: Malcolm Turvey
  • Host Department: Screen Arts and Cultures (SAC)
  • Date: 12/06/2012 - 12/07/2012
  • Time: 5:00PM

  • Location: SAC Conference Room, 6360 North Quad

  • Description:

    The Avant-Garde Interest Group (AGIG) invites you to a public lecture and open workshop by Dr. Malcolm Turvey. Malcolm Turvey teaches film history at Sarah Lawrence College and is an editor of October, for which he recently edited a special issue on experimental digital cinema (#137 Summer 2011). He is the author of Doubting Vision: Film and the Revelationist Tradition (Oxford University Press, 2008) and The Filming of Modern Life: European Avant-Garde Film of the 1920s (MIT Press, 2011), and he co-edited Wittgenstein, Theory and the Arts (Routledge, 2001). He spent 2011-2012 as an external research fellow at the Humanities Center at Stanford University working on a book titled Play Time: Jacques Tati and Comedic Modernism.