Dana Polan

Wednesday, March 29, 2006 - 6:00pm


Scenes of Instruction: The Beginnings of the U.S. Study of Film
A lecture by Dana Polan, New York University

Dana Polan is a professor of cinema studies at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. He is the author of 7 books in film and cultural studies, including SCENES OF INSTRUCTION: THE BEGINNINGS OF THE U.S. STUDY OF FILM (forthcoming, University of California Press) and THE SOPRANOS (forthcoming, Duke University Press). Among his current projects is a study, entitled PROFESSORS, of academic life, and its status and representation in American everyday culture.

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