Tuesday, 29 December
462. Reading Women Directing, Reconceptualizing Women’s Spaces in World Cinema
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Commonwealth Hall C, Loews
A special session
Presiding: Srimati Mukherjee, Temple Univ., Philadelphia
1. “Aesthetics and Politics in Transnational Women’s Cinema,” Patricia White, Swarthmore Coll.
2. “Balkan Women Filmmakers and World Cinema: Marking the Trail in Aida Begic’s Snow,” Meta Mazaj, Univ. of Pennsylvania
3. “The Impossibility of Incestuous Love: Woman’s Captivity and National Liberation in Rituparno Ghosh’s Utsab,” Srimati Mukherjee