A major modern art form, film has dramatically influenced cultural experience since the late nineteenth century and continues to shape our contemporary everyday lives. Studying film draws on both our intellect and our imagination. As an accessible and even ubiquitous transnational cultural form, film opens us to other worlds, other lives, other ways of seeing.
You are invited to participate in a new Health Humanities research collaborative. The health humanities offer insights into the human condition as it pertains to the arts and sciences of healing and deepens understanding of disease and wellness, pain and suffering, personhood, the nature of death and dying, embodied experience, and the limits of technological knowledge. This collaborative will apply for node status with the Charles Perkins Centre.
Docos for Politicos film series is an initiative of the Centre for International Security Studies (CISS) in collaboration with the United States Studies Centre (USSC).
DOCOS FOR POLITICOS Film Series - 20 August 2014 to 29 October 2014
"You Like Me": Evil in David Lynch's 'Blue Velvet' - 29 October 2014