Jennifer Horne: “Serial Americans and the ‘Conquest Program'”

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Jennifer Horne: “Serial Americans and the ‘Conquest Program'”

February 18, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

| Humanities 1, Room 210 | Free

Jennifer Horne’s work considers the film-program-as-civics-lesson in the context of the American civics movement. Centering on a film series from 1917, rife with conquesting tropes of manifest destiny, empire and nation, it explores the programming context of the late silent era to theorize seriality as a mode of American visual education. She is Assistant Professor of Film and Digital Media at UC Santa Cruz.

 

Winter 2015 Colloquium Series

January 14 : Maya Peterson

January 21: Naveeda Khan

January 28: Carolyn Dean

February 4: Madhavi Murty

February 11: Kris Alexanderson

February 18: Jennifer Horne

February 25: Gayle Salamon

March 4: Christopher Chen

 

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Date:
February 18, 2015
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Center for Cultural Studies
Website:
http://culturalstudies.ucsc.edu/

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Humanities 1, Room 210
Humanites 1 University of California, Santa Cruz Cowell College
Santa Cruz, CA 95064 United States
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