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A Seminar on network theory with Bishnupriya Ghosh and Bhaskar Sarkar

A Seminar on network theory with Bishnupriya Ghosh and Bhaskar Sarkar
Room 3000, CCT Bldg, UTM
Time: Mar 1st, 12:00 pm End: Mar 1st, 2:00 pm
Interest Categories: Visual Studies (UTM), South Asian, Sociology (FAS), Political Science, Humanities, History (FAS), Historical Studies (UTM), Historical and Cultural Studies (UTSC), Ethics, English and Drama (UTM), English (UTSC), English (FAS), East Asian Studies (FAS), Communication, Culture, Information and Technology (UTM), Cinema, Arts, Culture and Media (UTSC), Anthropology (UTSC), Anthropology (UTM), Anthropology (FAS), 2000-, 1950-2000
Seminar with two professors from University of California, Santa Barbara

The Department of Visual Studies at the University of Toronto Mississauga presents:

Bishnupriya Ghosh, Film & Media Studies Department, University of California, Santa Barbara, and Bhaskar Sarkar, English Department, University of California, Santa Barbara.

A Seminar on Network Theory.

Bhaskar Sarkar is Associate Professor of Film and Media Studies at University of California, Santa Barbara. He is author of Mourning the Nation: Indian Cinema in the Wake of Partition (Duke University Press, 2009), and co-editor of a volume of essays, Documentary Testimonies: Global Archives of Suffering (Routledge, 2009), and special issues of The Journal of Postcolonial Studies (“The Subaltern and the Popular,” 2005) and BioScope: South Asian Screen Studies (“Indian Documentary Studies,” 2012). 

Bishnupriya Ghosh is Professor of English at the University of California, Santa Barbara. In addition to numerous essays, she is the author of When Borne Across: Literary Cosmopolitics in the Contemporary Indian Novel (Rutgers UP, 2004) and Global Icons: Apertures to the Popular (Duke University Press, 2011). She is currently working on a third monograph on the spectral life of the postcolonial in contemporary cinemas, The Unhomely Sense: The Spectral Cinema of Globalization.

Please note that registration is required. Send an email to nina.luepann@utoronto.ca, or call the Department of Visual Studies at 905-569-4352 

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