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Gender and Extremism Conference

Posted on 10 September 2018 Dr. Maria Flood (Lecturer in Film Studies) was invited to participate in a cross-disciplinary conference on ‘Gender and Extremism’ at C-REX, the Centre for Research on Extremism in the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Oslo
 

New book: France, Algeria and the Moving Image

Posted on 16 May 2018 France, Algeria and the Moving Image: Screening Histories of Violence 1963–2010, by Keele Film Studies lecturer Dr Maria Flood, has been published by Legends as part of their French Studies series.
 

AHRC grant awarded to Keele Film student

Posted on 16 May 2018 Daniel Skentelbery, a current MRes student in Film Studies, has been awarded a prestigious AHRC (Arts and Humanities Research Council) grant for his PhD project, which he will undertake at Keele with supervisors Dr Eva Giraud (MCC) and Dr Neil Archer (Film Studies).
 

Dr Neil Archer’s Beyond a Joke honoured at BAFTSS 2018

Posted on 16 May 2018 Beyond a Joke: Parody in British Film and Television (I.B. Tauris, 2017), was awarded Honourable Mention at this year’s British Association of Film, Television and Screen Studies (BAFTSS) Conference.
 

More Grant success for Keele Film Studies

Posted on 16 May 2018 Dr Neil Archer, Lecturer in Film Studies, has been awarded a British Academy Grant of £5,615
 

‘Figurations of “Siege Mentality”‬ in Israeli Film’: lecture by Professor Nitzan Ben-Shaul

Posted on 16 May 2018 On 7 February Professor Nitzan Ben-Shaul, Professor of Film and Television Studies at Tel Aviv University, delivered a talk on ‘Siege Mentality’ in Israeli war films.
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Keele’s Neil Archer nominated for the Kraszna-Krausz Award 2017

Posted on 20 July 2017 Beyond a Joke: Parody in English Film and Television Comedy, by Keele Film Studies lecturer Dr Neil Archer, has been one of the 10 books nominated for 2017’s Kraszna-Krausz Award
 

British Academy grant awarded to Dr Maria Flood

Posted on 15 September 2017 Dr Maria Flood, Lecturer in Film Studies, has received a British Academy grant of £10,000 for research on her project 'Radical Screens: The Making of the Terrorist'.
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Keele’s Wallis Seaton writes on Girls’ Lena Dunham

Posted on 20 July 2017 Wallis Seaton, PhD candidate in Film and Television Studies, has recently published a chapter in Reading Lena Dunham’s Girls, an exciting new volume of essays on the pioneering HBO show
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Success for Keele Film Studies at Student-Led Teaching Awards

Posted on 20 July 2017 Film Studies was proud to have two of its staff nominated in this year's Student-Led Teaching Awards, which took place in June.