Upcoming events:

  • Audiences beyond the multiplex: understanding the value of a diverse film culture, 23 March, 2021 

    A two-day virtual conference on the diversity of film audience experience in the UK. For more information, see here: https://www.beyondthemultiplex.net/  

  • Cinema and Popular Culture Across Borders, 19-20 March, 2021  

    A virtual workshop via Zoom marking the retirement of Charles Ambler from the Department of History at the University of Texas at El Paso, USA.  

  • On/Off ScreenThe Other Histories of Cinema in Latin America, 15-16 April, 2021  

    A two-day online conference organized by Ana M. López (Tulane University, USA), Philippe Meers (Antwerp University, Belgium), Irene Rozsa (Concordia University, Canada) and Daniel Biltereyst (Ghent University, CIMS), sponsored by the Stone Center for Latin American Studies (USA, Tulane U). For more information, see here. 

  • HoMER 2021 Conference25-28th May 2021 

    Aonline conference by the HoMER network, organized in Maynooth, using pre-recorded presentations. For more information, see here: http://homernetwork.org/annual-conference/  

Past events:

Conference panel: Cinema in/and the City: Cinema as Space and Social Experience in Europe (1895-2018), organized by Thunnis Van Oort and Åsa Jernudd, at the EAUH Conference 2018, 29 August – 1 September 2018. 

More information here.

Conference: Researching Past Cinema Audiences: Archives, Memories and Methods. CFP for the conference ‘Researching Past Cinema Audiences’ 26-28 March 2018, Aberystwyth University, UK.

Symposium: European Performing Arts Dataverse. Information on the Symposium ‘European Performing Arts Dataverse’, organized by CREATE and Cultures of Spectacles, to be held on the 9th of November, 2017, Amsterdam. 

More information here.

Publications: Special issue of Memory Studies on cinema-going and memory (January 2017). Annette Kuhn, Daniel Biltereyst and Philippe Meers edited a special issue of Memory Studies on historical experiences of cinema-going, film experiences and reception. 

More information here.