Fall 2012 – Summer 2013
Revision, August 2012. Start of revision.
Revision, August 2012. End of revision.
The World Cinemas program was established to coordinate faculty expertise and student interest in different national and international cinematic traditions. It offers courses across various departments, primarily in Arts, in order to train students to approach film studies from a variety of traditions and locations, while introducing them to different modes of cinematic practice and production from around the world.
|Program Committee Chair|
|Derek Nystrom; B.A.(Wisc.), M.A.(Virg.), Ph.D.(Virg., Charlottesville) (English)|
|Eugenio Bolongaro; B.A., LL.B.(Br. Col.), Ph.D.(McG.) (Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, Italian Studies)|
|Michael Cowan; B.A., Ph.D.(Calif., Berk.) (Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, German Studies)|
|Victor Fan; B.M.(Roch.), M.F.A.(USC), Ph.D.(Yale) (East Asian Studies)|
|Alain Farah; M.A.(UQAM), Ph.D.(UQAM/ENS Lyon) (Langue et litterature francaises)|
|Yuriko Furuhata; B.A.(Int'l. Christian), M.A.(N. Mexico), Ph.D.(Brown) (East Asian Studies)|
|Amanda Holmes; B.A.(McG.), M.A., Ph.D.(Ore.) (Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, Hispanic Studies)|
|Thomas LaMarre; B.A.(G'town), M.A., Ph.D.(Chic.), D.Sc.(d'Aix-Marseille II) (East Asian Studies)|
|Ara Osterweil; B.A., M.A.(NYU), Ph.D.(Calif., Berk.) (English)|
|Ned Schantz; B.A.(Stan.), M.A., Ph.D.(USC) (English)|
|Will Straw; B.A.(Car.), M.A., Ph.D.(McG.) (Art History and Communication Studies)|
|Alanna Thain; B.A.(McG.), Ph.D.(Duke) (English)|
The Minor Concentration World Cinemas instructs students in film aesthetics, history, and theory by acquainting them with cinematic practices from different national and international traditions. This interdisciplinary program draws on the already existing teaching and research activities in several departments within the Faculty of Arts and will serve as an ...
For more information, see Minor Concentration World Cinemas (18 credits).