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11 October 2022: 16:00 (GMT): Owen LyonsLink opens in a new window - Centennial Celebration of Dr. Mabuse, der Spieler (Fritz Lang, 1922)

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BIO: Owen Lyons is a researcher who works at the intersection of film history, media archaeology, digital media, and critical theory. He is an Assistant Professor in the School of Image Arts at Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University) and also teaches and advises in the F+PPCM and Documentary Media graduate programs. He holds a PhD from the Institute of Comparative Studies in Literature, Art, and Culture at Carleton University as well as an MA in Film and Media Studies from the University of Amsterdam. His book Finance and the World Economy in Weimar Cinema examines popular representations of finance and speculation in the visual culture of the Weimar Republic and is forthcoming with Amsterdam University Press in 2023. His current research projects include Liquid Screens: The Media Landscape of Financial Markets, which addresses the visual culture of 21st-century financial markets and their reflection in digital media, as well as an examination of the application of artificial intelligence to cinema entitled Machine Learning and the Moving Image.

Past Events

24th August 2022: Javier Samper Vendrell - Emil und die Detektive and the Weimar Origins of Children’s Cinema

20th June 2022: The Hygienic Apparatus: Paul Dobryden in conversation with the Weimar Film Network

23rd March 2022: Book Launch: The Oxford Handbook of the Weimar Republic with Benjamin Ziemann and Nadine Rossol

18 March 2022: Nosferatu - 100 Years of Horror symposium (organised by Ervin Malakaj and Evan Corner, co-sponsored by CES Cinema Studies Network)

18 November 2021: Weimar 100: Der müde Tod (screening and talk by Ian Roberts)

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