Malcolm Turvey

Note: on leave fall semester

BA, MA, University of Kent, UK. PhD, New York University. Author of Doubting Vision: Film and the Revelationist Tradition (Oxford University Press, 2008) and The Filming of Modern Life: European Avant-Garde Film of the 1920s (MIT Press, 2011). Co-editor of Wittgenstein, Theory, and the Arts (Routledge, 2001) and Camera Obscura/Camera Lucida: Essays in Honor of Annette Michelson (University of Amsterdam Press, 2003). Editor and writer for October. Author of numerous articles on film theory, the philosophy of film, avant-garde film, and film and modernism. Currently working on a book about Jacques Tati, modernism, and comedy. Winner of a residential fellowship at the Stanford Humanities Center (2011-2012). SLC, 2000–

Courses taught in Film History

Courses from previous years

2013-2014
  • Introduction to Film Art
  • The Horror Film
  • The New Waves
2012-2013
  • Comedian Comedy
  • Film and Modernism
  • The Major Film Theories

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