This week’s In Media Res theme focus is Contemporary Exploitation Cinema (December 17 - December 21, 2012).
Here's the line-up:
Monday, December 17, 2012 - Celeste A. Fisher (Notre Dame of Maryland University) presents: Super Fly and the American Dream: Performing Asian Martial Arts in Blaxploitation Cinema
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 - Joshua Gleich (University of Texas-Austin) presents: Django Unchained Signifier
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - Joshua Christianson (Cornerstone University) presents: Penance to the State: Saw and the Abu Ghraib Legacy
Thursday, December 20, 2012 - Mike Van Esler (University of Kansas) presents: Relocating The Grindhouse: Cinemageddon and Exploitation Cinema In The 21st Century
Friday, December 21, 2012 - Juan Llamas-Rodriguez (Concordia University) presents: Narcocinema and the Politics of Drugsploitation
Theme week organized by Lauren Cramer (Georgia State University).
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