Women in Contemporary Irish Film, A Symposium, 5 September 2019

Country: Ireland

City: Cork

Abstr. due: 02.07.2019

Dates: 05.09.19 — 05.09.19

Area Of Sciences: Arts; Cultural science;

Organizing comittee e-mail: https://womenirishfilm.wordpress.com/contact/

Organizers: University College Cork


While male-centred narrative has dominated much of twenty-first-century Irish film, female characters have continued to provide some of the most memorable, and sociopolitically significant, moments on the contemporary screen. From the subversion of old tropes surrounding gendered stereotypes and roles, to the underlining of women’s place in and treatment through Irish history, contemporary depictions of …

Conference Web-Site: https://womenirishfilm.wordpress.com/