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About this Fellow

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Film Theory, Birkbeck, University of London

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Film Theory, Birkbeck College University of London, 2017
  • Course Director, MA in Film and Television Studies, The British Film Institute, Other Institutions, 1994 - 1999
  • Professor of Film Theory and Director of the Birkbeck Institute for the Moving Image, Birkbeck College University of London, 1999 - 2017

Publications

Visual and other pleasures 1989

Citizen Kane: BFI classic 1992

Fetishism and curiosity 1996

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'Heritage' and the power of tradition in British culture since 1890; the cultural dimensions of international relations since 1945; place and belonging in relation to globalisation