Posts in the Category: News

Creative Image Conference

By Posted in - News on March 17th, 2018 1 Comments

Two of our PhD in Social Anthropology with Visual Media students, with support of AHRC, are co-organising the Visual Research Network 1st International Residency Conference and residency entitled ‘Creative Image; Ways of seeing, representing and reshaping reality’. The residency will…

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Short Course Ethnographic Documentary

By Posted in - News on November 30th, 2017 0 Comments

The course will take place in June 2019 and is addressed to beginners who want to learn the technicalities of camera use, editing and sound recording, applied to the specific perspective of ethnographic documentary and visual anthropology. We will open…

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MA Visual Anthropology Showcase 2017

By Posted in - MA & News on October 3rd, 2017 0 Comments

Graduation is approaching for our MA Visual Anthropology students. Join us at Leaf on Portland Street in central Manchester on October 21st and 22nd 2017 to experience the work they completed during the summer. Films and exhibitions will be on…

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In Conversation with Larry Gottheim

By Posted in - News on May 19th, 2017 0 Comments

Screen Studies at Drama and the Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology are happy to host one of the leading avant-garde experimental filmmakers – Larry Gottheim. Born in 1936, Larry taught himself 16mm filmmaking in the 1960s. From his late-1960s series…

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A Goddess in Motion Screening

By Posted in - News on March 3rd, 2017 0 Comments

On Wednesday 8 March 2017 Roger Canals, visual anthropologist at the University of Barcelona, will present his latest documentary on the transnational cult of María Lionza in Barcelona. The screening will start at 5pm in room G7, Humanities Bridgeford Building,…

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