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1. Studies in French Cinema 15:3 special number on money now published

2. List of doctoral theses on French cinema updated

3. PhD bursary at Nottingham Trent University (deadline 11 December 2015)

4. New Books

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1. Studies in French Cinema 15:3 special number on money now published

1. Phil Powrie, ‘Money talks: the logorrheic masquerade in two films from 1934’
2. Diane Gabrysiak, ‘A Woman in a Man’s World: La Banquière, Money and the World of High Finance’
3. Fabienne Bullot, ‘L’Argent des autres et la constitution d’un genre: le film d’homicide économique’
4. Dayna Oscherwitz, ‘Money Changes Everything: Formal, Cultural, and Economic Shifts in Jacques Becker’s Touchez pas au grisbi (1954) and Jacques Audiard’s Un prophète (2009)’
5. Rosalind Galt, ‘Claire Denis’s capitalist bastards’

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2. List of doctoral theses on French cinema updated

Some 45 previously unlisted theses have been added to the list, mostly from the USA. I have deleted what was becoming an unwieldy list on the webpage, and placed the list in a downloadable Word document.
http://www.surrey.ac.uk/englishandlanguages/research/film/sfc/phdthesessince2006/index.htm

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3. PhD bursary at Nottingham Trent University (deadline 11 December 2015)
Professor Martin O’Shaughnessy wishes to recruit a good MA student to do a PhD on post-crisis (as in post-2008 financial crisis) French or European cinema as part of NTU’s VC bursaries scheme. The scheme pays full fees for UK / EU students plus a generous grant for living expenses. More details available here: http://www.ntu.ac.uk/research/graduate_school/studentships/vc_researcher_development_scheme/index.html . Deadline for applications is 11/12/2015. Please contact Martin directly at [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>; and if colleagues know of any suitable candidates, please do pass the information on to them.

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4. New Books

Blum-Reid, Sylvie. 2015. Traveling in French Cinema. London: Palgrave Macmillan.
http://www.palgrave.com/page/detail/traveling-in-french-cinema-sylvie-blumreid/?isb=9781137553553&loc=uk

Conway, Kelley. 2015. Agnès Varda. Harrogate: Combined Academic Publishers.
http://www.combinedacademic.co.uk/Book/53368/Agnes-Varda

Grossman, Kathryn M. and Bradley Stephens, eds. 2015. Les Misérables and Its Afterlives: Between Page, Stage, and Screen. Farnham: Ashgate.
http://www.ashgate.com/isbn/9781472440853
Ashgate are offering a 20% discount to list members. Please use the code C15JUX20 at www.ashgate.com<http://www.ashgate.com/> to claim the discount (valid until 31st January 2016).


Planchenault, Gaëlle. 2015. Voices in the Media: Performing French Linguistic Otherness. London: Bloomsbury.
http://www.bloomsbury.com/us/voices-in-the-media-9781472588029/

Durmelat, Sylvie and Vinay Swamy, eds. 2015. Les écrans de l’intégration : l’immigration maghrébine dans le cinéma français. Paris: Presses Universitaires de Vincennes.
http://www.puv-editions.fr/nouveautes/ecrans-de-l-integration-les--9782842924539-0-622.html
Translation of Screening Integration: Recasting Maghrebi Immigration in Contemporary France (University of Nebraska Press, 2012).

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