Subject: Film & Media

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TOP of this weeks NME ‘What we’re reading and watching’ list (pg41) The first critical study devoted to iconic band The Smiths Why pamper life’s complexities? Essays on The Smiths... READ MORE

Terry Gilliam season at the BFI

As the world holds their breath for the next Terry Gilliam creation, the BFI is this week taking a peek into the career and personal imaginarium of one of the most lauded and provocative auteurs... READ MORE

Let’s get to the dance already!

Slumdog Millionaire (2008) Celestino Deleyto Never did the slums look so pretty, as if already perceived through the eyes of the protagonist after winning millions (of rupees) at the fictional TV quiz... READ MORE

A passion for films

We’re sad to report that Tony Whitehead, MUP author and film programmer at Chapter Arts Centre in Cardiff, has sadly died at the age of 46 following a battle with cancer. These kind words come... READ MORE

New series: DISABILITY HISTORY

This new series published by Manchester University Press responds to the growing interest in disability as a discipline worthy of historical research. The series has a broad international historical... READ MORE

Upcoming conferences in August

Still chugging along in our conference season, this and next month looks set to be pretty busy. Here’s where we’ll be (click on the conference titles to find out more) :- International Shakespeare... READ MORE

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