Northern Modernism Seminar, Birmingham, Friday, 15 March

Northern Modernism Seminar
15 March 2013

University of Birmingham

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 Clare 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.

Attached is a poster to advertise the day. Enquires and registration to Rebecca Lockyer.