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Trommons Conference '14: Language for the rest of us.

Starts: Nov 3, 2014 9:00:00 AM

Portraying Perpetrators screening: 'Dr Strangelove' (1964)

"Stanley Kubrick's Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) has long been recognised as one of the key artistic expressions of the nuclear age. Made at a time when nuclear war between the United States and the Soviet Union was a real possibility, the film is menacing, exhilarating, thrilling, insightful and very funny." Peter Kramer, Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (London: BFI Film Classics 2014). More...

Starts: Nov 12, 2014 7:00:00 PM

CenTraS Seminars: Queer affective translations in activist movements. Speaker: Michela Baldo

Starts: Nov 19, 2014 4:00:00 PM

CenTraS Seminars: Film musicals in translation: textual choices for the song episodes

Starts: Dec 3, 2014 4:00:00 PM

Portraying Perpetrators screening: 'Aftermath' (2012)

This contemporary drama was inspired by the 1941 progrom in the Jewish community of Jedwabne and the book Neighbors by Jan T. Gross. It tells the story of two brothers intent on finding out what happened in their village during the war and how their own family became entangled in the murder of their Jewish neighbours. In Poland, the film was very controversial and reignited the controversy about the role Poles played in the Holocaust. More...

Starts: Dec 10, 2014 7:00:00 PM