Contemporary Exploitation Cinema [December 17 - December 21, 2012]

Contemporary Exploitation Cinema [December 17 - December 21, 2012]

Monday, December 17, 2012 - Celeste A. Fisher (Notre Dame of Maryland University) presents: Super Fly and the American Dream: Performing Asian Martial Arts in Blaxploitation Cinema

Tuesday, December 18, 2012 - Joshua Gleich (University of Texas-Austin) presents: Django Unchained Signifier

Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - Joshua Christianson (Cornerstone University) presents: Penance to the State: Saw and the Abu Ghraib Legacy

Thursday, December 20, 2012 - Mike Van Esler (University of Kansas) presents: Relocating The Grindhouse: Cinemageddon and Exploitation Cinema In The 21st Century

Friday, December 21, 2012 - Juan Llamas-Rodriguez (Concordia University) presents: Narcocinema and the Politics of Drugsploitation


Theme week organized by Lauren Cramer (Georgia State University).

Image from michigandriveins via Flickr. Used and altered under Creative Commons License permission.