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Educational Film Studies

A Burgeoning Field of Research

Anne Bruch

culture”. 15 Consequently, useful cinema is “a body of films and technologies that perform tasks and serve as instruments in an ongoing struggle for aesthetic, social, and political capital.” 16 This book comprises thirteen chapters that are divided

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Girlhood Studies at 10

Claudia Mitchell

postings. GHS 10(2) will explore technologies of non-violence and, in so doing, recognize the politics of the world around us right now, commemorate Jackie Kirk and her activist agenda in seeking to combat violence, and consider what girlhood studies can

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Margrethe Bruun Vaage and Gabriella Blasi

. Mittell successfully surveys a wide range of storytelling techniques in contemporary prime-time American TV series and convincingly demonstrates how transformations in the TV industry and technology impacted the medium’s creative strategies. However

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The New Girl Loves Chemistry

The Story of a Forgotten Era

Katherine Darvesh

we should educate girls in science, technology, engineering, and math to encourage them to develop an interest in STEM careers can be found in many articles, books, and conference presentations. We think of this as a modern idea, but, quite simply

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Claudia Mitchell

information and guidance on matters relating to sexual health. She points out that the potential of such a revolutionary technology cannot be realized fully given the ways in which these “power dynamics and cultural norms” of Kenya operate to govern the

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April Mandrona

adult constructions, scaling and demarcations of space in material and symbolic forms, and (re)appropriating materiality, space and technology to their own ends” ( Jones 2012: 141 ). Our adopting this perspective as researchers could lead us towards more

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Anastasia Todd

understand the HBO documentary, and the pageant itself, as technologies of national belonging, working to enfold certain subjectivities into the national imaginary. As Sarah Banet-Weiser reminds us, the cultural work that beauty pageants perform not only

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Educational Films: A Historical Review of Media Innovation in Schools

Eckhardt Fuchs, Anne Bruch, and Michael Annegarn-Gläß

Translator : Nicola Watson

general definition of “new media”—namely, “all processes and materials (media) which, with the help of new or updated technology, enable novel and unfamiliar methods of acquiring or processing information or of saving, transferring or recalling

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Malcolm Turvey

story of the imaginary African kingdom of Wakanda, which possesses an otherworldly metal, vibranium, that arrived on a meteorite centuries ago. The Wakandans have used the metal to create advanced technologies, but have hidden their technological

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Film, Art, and the Third Culture

A Naturalized Aesthetics of Film—Précis

Murray Smith

Film , I argue that, with the ever-increasing influence of evolutionary theory and neuroscience, and the pervasive presence of digital technologies, Snow’s challenge is more relevant than ever. We live in a world teeming with insights and innovations