Posts Tagged with: Manchester

Piccadilly Gardens Visual Essay

By Posted in - MA & Video on December 4th, 2015 0 Comments

Part of the documentary course Beyond Observational Cinema, which I teach in the second semester of the MA in Visual Anthropology, is a lecture on essay films. Students can then choose this form, among many others, for their assessed film…

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Screening of Andrew and Jeremy Get Married

By Posted in - News on February 16th, 2015 0 Comments

A special screening of Don Boyd’s documentary Andrew and Jeremy Get Married which was nominated for the British Independent Film Award for best British Documentary, at 5pm in the Cordingley theatre, Humanities Bridgeford Street Building on Wednesday February the 18th.…

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Griot

By Posted in - MA & Video on January 27th, 2015 0 Comments

Kevin Dalton-Johnson is a British international artist who explores his African and Jamaican diasporic identity through clay. His sculptures can be considered as griots, West African historians or storytellers, repositories of oral tradition. Like many others living nowadays with the…

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Simulacra

By Posted in - MA & News on August 7th, 2014 0 Comments

The graduation screenings and exhibition by the 2014 class of our MA in Visual Anthropology are set for 17-19 October 2014, at Manchester’s Victoria Baths. The show presents a culmination of the students’ final works from both Ethnographic Documentary and…

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