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AVAG Autumn Week 4

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Further reading

- Paul Arthur, 'The Status of Found Footage', in The Spectator Vol. 20 No.2 (Fall 1999/Winter 2000). Available HERE.

- Corman, Catherine. ‘Theater of the Spirits: Joseph Cornell and Silence’, in Sound Unbound: Sampling Digital Music and Culture. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2008.

- Sitney, P. Adams, ‘The Cinematic Gaze of Joseph Cornell’ in Joseph Cornell, ed. Kynaston McShine (New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1980)

- Catherine Fowler, 'The Clock: Gesture and Cinematic Roleplaying' in Framework: The Journal of Cinema and Media, Volume 54, Number
2, Fall 2013, pp. 226-242

- Michael Pigott, Joseph Cornell Versus Cinema (London: Bloomsbury, 2013).

- Martha Buskirk, 'Original Copies' in The Contingent Object of Contemporary Art (London: The MIT Press, 2003). Available online at:


A MOVIE (Bruce Connor, 1958)

Rose Hobart (Joseph Cornell, 1936)

Jack's Dream (Joseph Cornell, c1938)

By Night With Torch and Spear (Joseph Cornell, c1942)