Lilie Chouliaraki: The Ironic Spectator

In this work, Lilie Chouliaraki undertakes the difficult task of pointing out the systemic inequalities and hierarchical structures at work in mediating human suffering. The selected chapter (2) lays down a conceptual framework for the analysis of the “imaginary,” allowing the reader to become familiar with the author’s viewpoint. To this end, Chouliaraki presents a definition…

Ella Shohat: Gender and the Culture of Empire

Source: YouTube In this chapter, Ella Shohat, a professor of cultural studies at New York University, explores the intertwined concepts of race, gender and culture within post-modern feminist film theory. Through her analysis, Shohat counters post-colonial narratives that, as she argues, have dominated Western cinema beginning in the late 19th century and have been crucial…

Plan na leto

Tak ma za sebou studijni pobyt v Cine. Tri a pul mesice jazyka a kultury a nakonec mam smisene pocity, ale tak to asi ma byt! Hodne jsem se tam naucil, hlavne co se tyce kultury a zpusobu, jakym tam lide premysli. Ted uz jsem ale zpet ve skole, kde maji studenti moznost pres leto…