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“Esther Eng and Other Challenges to Women and World Cinema”

February 5, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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“Esther Eng and Other Challenges to Women and World Cinema”

Keynote Speakers:
Yvonne Tasker, University of East Anglia
Lingzhen Wang, Brown University

Weihong Bao, UC Berkeley
Deirdre Boyle, The New School
Jane Gaines, Film & Media Studies Program, Columbia University
DeeDee Halleck, Paper Tiger Television
Hikari Hori, Columbia University
Yuka Kanno, Doshisha University
Debashree Mukherjee, Columbia University
Frances Negrón-Muntaner, Columbia University
Ying Qian, Columbia University
Paulina Suárez-Hesketh, New York University
E.K. Tan, Stony Brook University
S. Louisa Wei, City University of Hong Kong; Director, Golden Gate Girls (2013)
Patricia White, Swarthmore College
Liu Yang, Nanjing University
Zhen Zhang, New York University
Debra Zimmerman, Executive Director, Women Make Movies
February 4: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM (Faculty House, Columbia University)
February 5: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM (Room 522-23, Butler Library); 7:30 PM Screening (511 Dodge Hall)
February 6: 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM (Room 522-23, Butler Library)
No registration required.

Organized by the MA in Film Studies Program at Columbia University School of the Arts and The Center for the Study of Ethnicity & Race, Columbia University

Co-sponsored by Columbia University Libraries/Information Services; C.V. Starr East Asian Library/Dragon Summit Culture Endowment Fund; the School of the Arts; the Department of English and Comparative Literature; the Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality; the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society; the Heyman Center for the Humanities; the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures; and the Sites of Cinema Columbia University Seminars


February 5, 2016
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Butler Library, Room 522-23
535 W 114th St
New York, 10027 United States
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