Distinguished Visitor Program - Professor Phil Powrie

The School of Languages and Cultures is looking forward to welcoming Professor Phil Powrie (University of Surrey) to The University of Queensland in August 2018. 

Phil Powrie is Professor of Cinema Studies at the University of Surrey, UK, and one of the world’s leading authorities on French Cinema. He has published more than 90 articles and book chapters and published 20 books as author or editor including his most recent monograph Music in Contemporary French Cinema: The Crystal-Song (Palgrave, 2017).

(Re)viewing French Cinema

Public Lecture: (Re)viewing French Cinema

29 August 2018 6:00pm8:15pm
Join the School of Languages and Cultures on Wednesday 29 August for a Public Lecture, presented by Professor Powrie.

Masterclass: From the musical moment to the crystal-song - La La Land (2016) and American Honey (2016)

29 August 2018 4:00pm5:30pm
Join the School of Languages and Cultures for a special Masterclass presented by Professor Phil Powrie from the University of Surrey.

One-on-one / Group Consultations with Professor Powrie

29 August 2018 1:00pm31 August 2018 3:00pm
During consultation sessions with Professor Powrie, UQ staff and HDR students will have an opportunity to discuss their projects and particular questions that are relevant to their research in film studies and gender studies.

Losing the Plot: The French loser and masculinity on screen

28 August 2018 6:15pm7:30pm
In this free talk held at Alliance Française, Professor Powrie will discuss ways in which a crisis of masculinity has been addressed in recent French Cinema.