Research Seminars Aberystwyth

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Department of Theatre, Film and Television Studies

Aberystwyth University


Research Seminars 2012/13

Semester One

Venue: Seminar Room 1, Parry-Williams Building, Penglais Campus (unless otherwise stated)


Wed 3 October, 5.30pm, Foundry Studio

Barbara Biscaro (Brazil)

Performance: ‘A Menina Boba (The Silly Girl/ La Ragazza Sciocca)’


Thurs 4 October, 5.30pm

Marisa Naspolin (Florianapolis, Brazil)

‘Some notes about the places of in-between within The Magdalena Project’

(funded by by CAPES – Brazilian Agency for Graduation and Research)


Wed 10 October, 5.30pm

Gay McAuley (Sydney)

Haunting Places: on not finding closure’


Wed 24 October 5.30pm

James Lyons (Exeter)

‘Cult Stardom in American Low Budget Mumblecore Films’


Fri 26 October, 5.30pm

Gareth Somers (Huddersfield)

‘More steps towards an ecology of performance’


Tues 30 October, 5.30pm, Drwm, National Library of Wales (tbc)

Telemach Wiesinger (Independent filmmaker, Germany)

Experimental Documentary: 16mm film screening and discussion


Wed 31 October, 5.30pm

Chloé Déchery (Central School of Speech and Drama, London)

‘The Everyday in French Contemporary Performance’


Wed 7 Nov, 5.30pm

James Bennett (Royal Holloway, London)

'Broadcast Baggage: Television and digital media production cultures in a multiplatform BBC'


Fri 9 November, 5.30pm

Patrick ffrench (Kings College, London)

'Spasms: Moving Bodies from Baudelaire to Beckett'


Wed 14 November, 5.30pm

Paul Newland (Aberystwyth)

'Old England is Dying': The English past, present and future in fragments (in Suffolk) in Akenfield (1974) and Requiem for a Village (1975)


 Wed 28 November 5.30pm

Will Fowler (British Film Institute)

‘Curating Artists’ Film at the BFI’


Fri 30 November 5.30pm

Mareike Jenner (Aberystwyth)

Title tbc


Weds 5 December, 5.30pm

Derek Johnston (Queen’s University Belfast)

‘Music, Nation and Civilisation in Terry Nation's Survivors’


Wed 12 Dec, 5.30pm

Andrew Filmer (Aberystwyth)

'In the theatre machine: Staging Coriolan/us'



Dr Jamie Medhurst BA (Hons) MLib PhD FRHistS FHEA

Pennaeth Adran ac Uwch Ddarlithydd Astudiaethau Ffilm a Theledu |

Head of Department and Senior Lecturer in Film and Television Studies


Adran Astudiaethau Theatr, Ffilm a Theledu | Department of Theatre, Film and Television Studies

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