Annette Kuhn – Remembering Annie Hall

Event Date: 12 June 2017
Arts Building
Royal Holloway, University of London
Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX


The School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures, Royal Holloway, University of London presents:

Keynote Lecture at the 2017 Postgraduate Colloquium

Professor Annette Kuhn (Emeritus Professor, Queen Mary, University of London) – Remembering Annie Hall

2017 marks the fortieth anniversary of Annie Hall, ‘nervous romance’ and winner of four Academy Awards – and enduringly memorable for its one-liners and quirky wardrobe choices. In the UK, the film’s release coincided with a flurry of activity around ‘film culture’: film theory was a battleground and film studies didn’t really exist as an academic subject. What happens when we take a look at what Annie Hall could have done for film studies then, and at what film studies might do for Annie Hall now?

Introduction by Dr Miriam Haddu (RHUL):



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