Schedule

Schedule At a Glance

Thursday, March 30 5 – 6 p.m., Registration, Sheraton Hotel 6 – 8 p.m., Opening dinner, Sheraton Hotel Friday, March 31 8 – 9 a.m., Registration, Newhouse 2, third floor 8:30 – 8:50 a.m., Opening remarks, 469 Newhouse 2 9 – 10:40 a.m., Concurrent sessions, Newhouse 2 rooms 350, 355, 469 10:40 – 10:55 a.m., […]

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Speaker

June Hwang

June Hwang (Associate Professor, University of Rochester) specializes in twentieth-century literature, film, and culture, with an emphasis on the topics of German Jewish identity, Holocaust Studies, questions of modernity, film theory, and critical theory. Her book Lost in Time: Locating the Stranger in German Modernity (Northwestern UP, 2014) explores discourses of timelessness in the works of central figures […]

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Sara R. Horowitz

Sara R. Horowitz (Professor, York University in Toronto) is the author of Voicing the Void: Muteness and Memory in Holocaust Fiction, which received the Choice Award for Outstanding Academic Book, co-editor of Encounter with Appelfeld, a collection of essays on Aharon Appelfeld, co-editor of the journal Kerem. She is co-editor of H. G. Adler: Life, Literature, Legacy, which was just awarded […]

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CFP, Conference

Call for Papers

The Place of Religion in Film March 30 – April 1, 2017 with plenaries featuring Joaquim Pinto, director of What Now? Remind Me (2013) & Sara Horowitz (Professor, York University) and June Hwang (Associate Professor, University of Rochester) in conversation about László Nemes’ Son of Saul (2015). Hosted by Syracuse University, as part of the Ray Smith Symposium Series […]

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Conference, Speaker

Joaquim Pinto

Joaquim Pinto, director, What Now? Remind Me Joaquim Pinto (b. 1957, Porto, Portugal) is a sound designer, producer, and director. He has been sound designer and mixer on more than 100 films, working with such directors as Manoel de Oliveira, Raúl Ruiz, Werner Schroeter, and André Téchiné. From 1987-1996, he produced some 30 films, including […]

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