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17 May 2005 00:00 - 00:00

Transgression, Transformation and Titillation

To launch the English publication of Valerie and Her Week of Wonders, the panellists Peter Hames, Timothy Beasley-Murray and Tanya Krziwynska will discuss the literary source as well as film adaptation and its social and political context.


Peter Hames, a Honorary Research Associate in Film and Media Studies at Staffordshire University, author of The Czechoslovak New Wave and editor of The Cinema of Central Europe


Timothy Beasley-Murray is lecturer in Slovak at the School of Slavonic and Eastern European Studies


Tanya Krziwynska is Reader in Film and TV Studies at Brunel University, London. She is the author of A Skin For Dancing In: Possession, Witchcraft and Voodoo in Film and co-author of Science Fiction Cinema and Tomb Raiders and Space Invaders: Forms and Contexts. Her current project is Sex and the Cinema for Wallflower Press, due to published Autumn 2005.



The film adaptation of Valerie and Her Week of Wonders will screen on Tuesday 17th May at 6:45pm and Friday 20th May at 6:45pm.






30 Kensington Palace Gardens
W8 4QY London
United Kingdom


17 May 2005 00:00 - 00:00


Czech Centre London

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