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Trevor Ponech

Trevor Ponech
Contact Information
Phone: 
514-398-4400 Ext 09846
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McGill University
Department of English
853 Sherbrooke Street West
Arts Building
Montreal, QC H3A 0G5 CANADA

Group: 
Faculty Members
Position: 
Department Chair & Associate Professor
Stream: 
Literature
Cultural Studies
Degree(s): 

B.A. (McGill); Ph.D. (Northwestern), Associate Professor

Area(s): 
Literature
Cinema
Teaching Areas: 

Philosophy of cinema, philosophy of literature, theories of culture and society.

Taught previously at: 

Northwestern University.

Selected Publications: 

"The Definition of 'Cinema'," in Paisley Livingston and Carl Plantinga, eds., Routledge Companion to Philosophy and Film (New York: Routledge, 2008). 

"Cinema Again: A Reply to Jonathan Walley," Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 65 (2007): 12-16. 

"External Realism About Cinematic Motion," British Journal of Aesthetics 46 (2006): 349-68. 

"The Substance of Cinema," Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 64 (2006): 187-98. 

Current Research: 

Kitchen Stories (forthcoming, University of Washington Press), a monograph on Bent Hamer's movie, Kitchen Stories.

Salutation: 
Prof
Gender: 
Male
Building ID: 
103