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Lecture | Dangers of Cinema: Films and Moral Discourse in the late Ottoman Empire

Lecture | Dangers of Cinema: Films and Moral Discourse in the late Ottoman Empire

31 May 2017 19:00 to 21:00

A BIAA lecture by Özde Çeliktemel-Thomen (University College London, UCL | Centre for Multidisciplinary and Intercultural Inquiry) Discussant: Assoc. Prof. Ahmet Gürata, Bilkent University Lecture title | Dangers of Cinema: Films and Moral Discourse in the late Ottoman Empire Silent films have been contested for various reasons. Within late Ottoman society, early cinema created concerns in relation to films’ political content, obscenity and…

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Colloquium: Refractions of the Byzantine: The Empire of Trebizond (1204-1461)

Colloquium: Refractions of the Byzantine: The Empire of Trebizond (1204-1461)

05 June 2017 09:00 to 06 June 2017 18:00

An event support by the BIAA. Organized by Ioanna Rapti, École Pratique des Hautes Études (Paris), Dionysios Stathakopoulos & Matthew Tanton (KCL) Part of the Annual Newton and ICS Byzantine Colloquium Papers by: Annika Asp-Talwar (Birmingham), Tatiana Bardashova (Cologne), Anthony Eastmond (Courtauld), Sofia Georgiadou (Athens), Christos Kafasis (Munich), Sima Meziridou (Heidelberg), Ioanna Rapti (Paris), Scott Redford (SOAS), Matthew Tanton (KCL) 5-6 June 2017, Senate House…

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