Fast/Slow: Intensifications of Cinematic Speed

Call for Papers: Fast/Slow: Intensifications of Cinematic Speed

In recent years, questions of speed have become the focus of keen and often polarised debate across a range of aesthetic, political, and critical contexts. It has become something of a truism to say that we live in a ‘go-faster’ world defined by the ever-increasing rapidity of the rhythms and cycles of media, technology, and capital. In response, a set of ‘slow’ cultural practices have ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Anglia Ruskin University
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Thursday, April 4, 2013 to Friday, April 5, 2013
Event Location: 
Cambridge, UK
Abstract due date: 
Friday, November 30, 2012
Categories: 
Digital Humanities
Interdisciplinary
Popular Culture
Aesthetics
Cultural Studies
Film
TV
& Media
Philosophy
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