Archive For April, 2014

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Chris Marker: A Grin Without a Cat

Chris Marker: A Grin Without a Cat From the 16th April until the 22nd June, the Whitechapel Gallery will be hosting 'A Grin Without a Cat', an exhibition of multimedia pieces by the  filmmaker Chris Marker, and a series of talks on the enduring significance of his work. Visionary French filmmaker Chris Marker (1921–2012) created vivid film-essays that lace realism with science fiction and lyricism with politics. Changing…
Remembering Stories

Remembering Stories

Thursday 15 May, 2014. 6-8pm The Story Museum, Oxford Speakers: Dr James Ost (Psychology, University of Portsmouth) Dr Diane Purkiss (English, Keble College, Oxford) Dr Alison Waller (English, University of Roehampton) How much do you remember about your favourite childhood book? Could you retell it to a child right now? Do you use stories to remember the past? Join Diane…