“History and Mimesis in Sci-Fi Movies: Tarkovsky, Kubrick, Blade Runner 2049”

Tue, Feb 12 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: 
Seelye 106, 2 Seelye Drive

 “History and Mimesis in Sci-Fi Movies: Tarkovsky, Kubrick, Blade Runner 2049” by novelist and musician Amit Chaudhuri. Chaudhuri is one of the most influential critics of his generation. His monograph, D H Lawrence and ‘Difference’ was called a “classic” by Tom Paulin in his preface to the book, and a ‘path-breaking work’ by Terry Eagleton in the London Review of Books. His book of critical essays, Clearing a Space, was called the ‘best work of criticism by an Indian’ by Caravan magazine, India’s leading journal of the ideas. 

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