Programme

 

Women and New Hollywood

29-30 May 2018

Wednesday, 30 May

9.30: Panel 4: Historiography (Chair: Julie Turnock, Illinois)
(Iontas building, AFF Seminar Room, Floor 1)

Alicia Kozma (Washington College): The Rothman Renaissance 
Aimee Dixon Anthony (George Mason): The LA Rebellion and African American Women Filmmakers of Early Cinema 
Hannah Hamad (Cardiff): Seeing Adrian and Being Private Benjamin: Defamiliarising Default Masculinity in Empirical Approaches to Studying New Hollywood
 
11.00: Coffee (Iontas building, foyer)
 
11.15: Panel 5: Women and Irish Media Industries Roundtable (Chair: Maria Pramaggiore, Maynooth)
(Iontas building, AFF Seminar Room, Floor 1)

Anne O’Brien (Maynooth)
Susan Liddy (Mary Immaculate) 
Katherine Canty (Independent Filmmaker)
 
12.45: Lunch (Iontas building, foyer)
 
1.30: Panel 6: New Hollywood’s End and Legacy (chair: Aaron Hunter, Maynooth)
(Iontas building, AFF Seminar Room, Floor 1)

Francesca Moretti (La Sapienza): Feminine Stereotypes in New Hollywood’s Action Movies: Alien, a Case Study
Alan Taylor (Independent researcher): Hair in the Gate: Joann Carelli, New Hollywood, and Heaven’s Gate
Andrew Nelson (Montana State): Desert Hearts: The Sapphic West in the Shadow of the New Hollywood
 
3.00: Coffee (Iontas building foyer)
 
3.30: Keynote (Education Building, room 133) 
Julie Turnock (Illinois): All the Wrong Lessons: New Hollywood and Contemporary Auteurism 

followed by closing remarks

(Day 1)