Display: Excess and Visibility in Film, Media, and Culture

Display: Excess and Visibility in Film, Media, and Culture

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April 13 to 152019
Annenberg Conference Room, 4429 SSMS
Michael Curtin, event co-sponsor

Seventh Biennial Conference of the Media Fields Collective

This year's conference theme, "Display: Excess and Visibility in Film, Media, and Culture," has inspired a diverse group of scholars that will join us from April 3-5 to explore a wide range of objects: from migrant detention centers and adult trade shows to electronic control weaponry and theatrical video game performances.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

7:00 p.m. Screening + Director Q/A, Pollock Theater
Shakedown (Leilah Weinraub, 2017)

Thursday, April 4, 2019

2:30 to 5:45 Conference, SSMS 4315
4:30 to 5:45 Mellichamp Opening Keynote:
Dr. Soraya Murray, UC Santa Cruz

Friday, April 5, 2019

9:00 to 5:45 Conference, SSMS 4315
4:30 to 5:45 Closing Keynote:
Dr. Joshua Neves, Concordia University

Full program available at the Media Fields Collective website

Co-sponsored by the Mellichamp Global Dynamics Initiative