Illuminating the Shadows: Film Criticism in Focus

Critics and Scholars In another installment of Block Cinema’s discussion of film criticism, on May 4, 2012, a panel of writers, bloggers, and critics addressed the relationship between criticism and academic film studies. Listen now (audio, 101 minutes) Moderator: Nick Davis (Assistant Professor of English and Gender Studies, Northwestern University) Participants: Adrian Martin, (Professor of […]

Illuminating the Shadows: Film Criticism in Focus

Leading film critics from across the country and Chicago took part in a three day conference exploring the past, present, and future of film criticism. Audio recordings of the conference’s three panel discussions are available here. Panel One: Past Perfect—Critical Histories, Seminal Touchstones, and Rediscoveries Moderator: Nick Davis (Assistant Professor, English and Gender Studies, Northwestern […]