Instead of Disaster: Cinema After '311'

November 30, 2018 - 3:00pm

LECTURE BY AKIRA MIZUTA LIPPIT, T.C. Wang Family Endlowed Chair in Cinematic Arts in the Division of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Southern California

Lippit's published work includes Electric Animal: Toward a Rhetoric of Wildlife (2000), Atomic Light (Shadow Optics)(2005), Ex-Cinema: From a Theory of Experimental Film and Video (2012), and Cinema without Reflection: Jacques Derrida's Echopoiesis and Narcissism Adrift (2016). At present, Lippit is completing a book on contemporary Japanese cinema, which explores the physical and metaphysical dimensions of the "world," and another on David Lynch's baroque alphabetics.


Location and Address

501 Cathedral of Learning