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Film and Beyond Interdisciplinary Retreat: Engaging film in research, academia and the professional job market March 18th – 20th

March 18 - March 20

The Film and Beyond Interdisciplinary Retreat consists of a three-day, residential workshop to be hosted at The Burn in Glenesk. The retreat is aimed at PhD students interested in incorporating film in their academic and professional careers and will provide specific guidance for the study and use of film in a variety of environments (research, teaching and the professional job market) while encouraging interdisciplinary work among PhD students. Ideas of collaboration can include, but are not limited to:

Film Language and Philosophy
History and Early Cinemas
Film and Creative Industries
Trauma and Memory Studies
Film and Literature
Documentary and Social Ethnography
Gender Studies
Political Cinema and Activism
Religion and Film
Using Film in the classroom

The Retreat is open to related fields in the Arts and Humanities, with a greater emphasis in Modern Languages, Film Studies, Art History, Divinity and English.

PGRs interested in attending the retreat should submit the attached application form no later than February 15th, 2019 to Maria Fernanda Miño: mfmp@st-andrews.ac.uk

This event is financially supported by the University of St. Andrews PGR Development Fund.


March 18
March 20
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Maria Fernanda Mino Pugo


The Burn
Brechin, DD9 7YP United Kingdom
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