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Stephanie Donald lecture – There’s No Place Like Home: Child Migrants in World Cinema

In this lecture, part of the So What? series from UNSW Arts & Social Sciences, Stephanie will discuss child migrants in cinema since 1939. When: 30 July 2014, 6pm – 7.30pm Where: Tyree Room, John Niland Scientia Building, UNSW Kensington … Continue reading

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Colloquium – Modern Languages and Film Studies: The Border Film

This one-day colloquium is the final event in the AHRC-funded Skills Development project at the Institute for Modern Languages Research at the University of London’s School of Advanced Study. When: Friday 31 January 2014, 9.30am to 5pm Where: Rm 103, … Continue reading

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‘Forced inertia: mobility, interruption and stasis in Little Moth (Peng Tao)’

In this presentation, Stephanie will explore the cinematic child in a number of films where the child is rendered literally inert – through injury, sickness or death. Monday, 3 December, 11.30 Whitley Suite, Evans Library, Texas A&M University Click here … Continue reading

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CSAA 2012

Qiu Zitong will give a presentation titled ‘Indigeneity in Chinese children’s films’ in the Cultural Studies Association of Australia Annual Conference 2012. This is part of her postdoc project. Time: 1.30pm-3.00pm Wednesday December 5 Place: Room 442, New Law Annexe, … Continue reading

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Film Discussion Group Talk

The Film Discussion Group will meet next Thursday (29 Nov), 10am, at Webster 231, The University of New South Wales.  Qiu Zitong will be giving a talk titled ‘An odyssey in searching for a parental figure: Ethnic child in three Chinese … Continue reading

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The Child on Film symposium

The mini film festival ‘The Child on Film’ is a joint initiative of world cinema researchers in FASS, and ‘The Dorothy Project’ (ARC Future Fellowship Donald, 2012-2016). We aim to watch and discuss diverse films together as an extended community … Continue reading

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