Northern Modernism Seminar, 15 March, University of Birmingham

Northern Modernism Seminar Website

University of Birmingham
Lecture Theatre 3 in the Law School

10.45 Welcome from Andrzej Gasiorek

11.00 Kirsten Shepherd-Barr (University of Oxford), ‘Biology and the Female Body on Stage: Reproductive Issues in Early Modernist Theatre’

12.00 Claire Warden (Lincoln University), ‘Saluting the Red Army: Basil Dean’s Russian Adventures’

1.00 Lunch

2.00 Daniel Moore (University of Birmingham), ‘”A Revolution of Incalculable Effect”: Marian Richardson and Modern Art at School’

3.00 Tea and Coffee

3.15 Scott Klein (Wake Forest University), ‘”You Must Speak”: Silence, Scale and Politics in Charlie Chaplin’s The Great Dictator

4.15 Michael Valdez Moses (Duke University), ‘”Saved from the Blessings of Civilization”: John Ford, the West, and American Vernacular Modernism’

5.15 Close.

All are welcome and attendance is free.

Enquires and registration to Bex Lockyer.

Directions: When you enter the Law School (doors on the left hand side) please ascend the staircase to your right, following the signs to Lecture Theatre 3.  Please contact Bex Lockyer if you require specific access arrangements, or have any other questions about your journey to the Seminar. Full Directions here.