Friday, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 409, JW Marriott
Grasping at Screens
Program arranged by the forums MS Screen Arts and Culture and LLC 20th- and 21st-Century German. Presiding: Siobhan S. Craig, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities
1. “Cinerama at the Bauhaus: Walter Gropius’s Total Theater,” Paul Dobryden, Univ. of California, Berkeley
2. “Embodied Spectatorship, before the Cinema and after It,” Swagato Chakravorty, Yale Univ.
3. “The Displaced Embodiments of Animated GIFs,” Adam T. Schrag, Fresno Pacific Univ.
4. “Against Embodiment: On German Media Theory,” Sabine Hake, Univ. of Texas, Austin