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Panel Discussion on Documentary Filmmaking in China at the Lakeside Arts

Date
25/01/2018
Location:
Lakeside Arts
Description
Film scholars and filmmakers come together to discuss the status quo of documentary filmmaking in China, as well as the opportunities and challenges that young filmmakers face in transnational screen industries.

'Fear of a Queer China: Activism, Culture and Resistance': Research Workshop

Date
05 - 06/02/2018
Location:
Trent Building
Description
A workshop, comprising two half-day sessions, will bring together queer scholars and activists to discuss key issues concerning queer activism in contemporary China.

Our Marriages: When Lesbians Marry Gay Men: Film screening and Director's Q&A

Date
05/02/2018
Location:
A21 Trent Building
Description
Leading Chinese queer filmmaker He Xiaopei discusses her film Our Marriages: When Lesbians Marry Gay Men (dir. He Xiaopei and Yuan Yuan, 2013, Mandarin with English subtitle, 41 min.)

When an Activist Becomes an Artist - Artist Talk and Q & A with Whiskey Chow

Date
05/02/2018
Location:
Performing Arts Studio
Description
In this artist talk, Whiskey Chow will share her experience as a queer and feminist activist and her performance art pieces to explore how art and activism interact with each other.

Queer Cinema as Art, Activism and Industry: Filmmaker Fan Popo in Conversation

Date
06 - 08/02/2018
Location:
University Park
Description
Leading Chinese queer filmmaker Fan Popo will visit the University of Nottingham in February. During his visit, Fan will hold film screenings and Q&As, give talks and workshops to students, attend research workshops, and meet CFM students and staff. This event is part of the University of Nottingham's LGBT History Month.

Other '68s: Lineages and Legacies of May '68

Date
11 - 12/05/2018
Location:
University Park
Description
Call for papers: We welcome papers examining the history of the uprisings in France from fresh perspectives but likewise proposals on a broad range of topics relating to the different contexts and contested legacies of May '68.
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Film Noir: A Critical Introduction

Description
Congratulations to Dr Ian Brookes, Department of Culture, Film and Media on his latest publication.
Date:
21/03/2017

Dr Liz Evans promoted to Associate Professor

Description
In recognition of her excellent work in student education, research and administration.
Date:
21/03/2017

Sir Francis Hill Postrgraduate Scholarship for 2017 entry

Description
One Sir Francis Hill Scholarship is available for the academic year 2017/18. This award is open to nominations from the Faculties of Social Sciences and Arts. Students with a conditional or an unconditional offer on a PhD research programme at the University of Nottingham, or who are currently in the first year of their PhD are eligible to apply.
Date:
14/03/2017

Student Union Staff Oscar nominations

Description
The Department of Culture, Film and Media and other colleagues in the school have been nominated in this year's round of Student Union Staff Oscars.
Date:
14/03/2017

Screen industries project shortlisted for prestigious award

Description
Helping to address China's skills shortage in its contemporary screen industries.
Date:
14/03/2017

Yao Yung-wen publishes article in a special edition of the peer-reviewed Journal of Cultural Research

Description
Dr Yao Yung-wen, a former PhD candidate of Culture, Film and Media (supervisors Prof Paul Gladston and Dr Hongwei Bao,) has published an article, 'China's modern image – contemporary Chinese art' in a special edition of the peer-reviewed Journal of Cultural Research (Taylor and Francis).
Date:
28/02/2017

Spain and Latin America: Transatlantic Crossings - a free Spanish course for University students and staff starts 27 February 2017

Description
Whether you are an expert Spanish speaker or a beginner and you are interested in knowing more about the social, historical and political dimensions that link Spain and Latin America, this is an informative and entertaining flexible online course which provides a 4-week introduction to the culture and language of the Spanish-speaking transatlantic world.
Date:
28/02/2017

Daniel Mutibwa awarded an AHRC/British Council grant

Description
Daniel Mutibwa has been awarded an AHRC/British Council grant (£35,000) to lead an ethnographic enquiry into the ethics of makerspaces (digital fabrication production sites) in Shenzhen, China.
Date:
28/02/2017

Paul Gladston invited to present talks on contemporary art from China in Barcelona

Description
Professor Paul Gladston, Department of Culture, Film and Media, has been invited to present three talks at universities in Barcelona during April 2017 on subjects related to contemporary art from China.
Date:
28/02/2017

Paul Gladston secures funding for International Conference

Description
Congratulations to Paul Gladston (CFM), who, working in collaboration with the distinguished art historian Prof Lu Peng, has secured the equivalent of £30,000 from the Sichuan China Fine Arts Institute to stage an international conference in autumn 2017 at the institute on 'Contemporary Art in Trans-cultural Contexts'.
Date:
22/02/2017
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