Contemporary Visual Culture

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This Session deals with analyses and representations about contemporary visual culture in five countries, such as China, Brazil, Zambia, United States and Spain, including changes and revisions, genealogy, diaspora, dialogs between filmmaking and television, street art and contemporary audiovisual fiction.

Contemporary Visual Culture
Chair:
Gloria
Salvado
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Chair:
Fran
Benavente
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
364
Transforming and revising: the changing relationship between fathers and sons in 1980s' Chinese film comedy
Lingli
Ren
School of Journalism and Communication, Tsinghua University
540
The Road to Mandalay, The Road Back Home: Cinematic Representations of Homeland and Diaspora in Independent Border-Crossing Chinese Cinema——Taking Midi Z's Cinema as an Example
Xueyan
Cheng
Lecturer in Communication University of Shanxi
1778
Memetics as Methodological Tool for a Genealogy of Culture: The Case Vivian & Gustavo
Icaro
Ferraz Vidal Junior
Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo
1790
An unlikely force: Examining Muvi Television’s contribution to Zambian Filmmaking
Elastus
Mambwe
University of Cape Town, University of Zambia
2198
Communicating Cultural Identity through Miami’s Street Art and Graffiti: A Multimedia Ethnography
Hannah
Artman
University of Miami
1081
The clown clone in contemporary audiovisual fiction
Gloria
Salvado
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Fran
Benavente
Universitat Pompeu Fabra