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Colloquium in Visual Culture —Spring 2010
Thomas Library 224
Wednesday, 12:30 - 1:45 pm
Refreshments Served

February 3

Timothy Corrigan

Professor of Cinema Studies, English, and History of Art
University of Pennsylvania
Adaptations, Refractions, and Obstructions: The Prophecies of André Bazin
February 10
*The Joan Frosch event was canceled due to extreme weather conditions, and has been rescheduled for March 17.

February 17

Yoruba Richen
Documentary Filmmaker

Making Documentaries in the African Diaspora

February 24


Sarah Schenck
Filmmaker, Katharine Houghton Hepburn Center Fellow
Bryn Mawr College

Art and Politics – An Inquiry into Beautiful and Bad Ideas in Film

March 3

David Serlin

Associate Professor
Department of Communication, UC San Diego

Window Shopping with Helen Keller: Disability and Visuality in Modern Culture

March 10

No Colloquium
Spring Break


Joan Frosch
Producer and Director
MOVEMENT (R)EVOLUTION AFRICA: A Story of an Art Form in Four Acts

Dorothea Dietrich


Visiting Professor
Department of History of Art
Bryn Mawr College

The Fragment Naturalized

Gina Velasco

Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Anthropology and Gender and Sexuality Studies
Bryn Mawr College

Performing the Filipina 'Mail Order Bride': Feminist Camp, Ethnic Drag, and Homonormativity


Rebecca Sheehan

Visiting Assistant Professor of English, Haverford College

The Time of Sculpture: Rodin, Photography and
Avant-Garde Film

Bakirathi Mani
Associate Professor of English
Swarthmore College

The Political Cultures of South Asian Art






Posters designed by
Lisa M. Kolonay