African Cinema in the Web and Digital Era: Evolution and Perspectives Nemla 2014

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association
contact email: 
elmalick_ndiaye@yahoo.fr

The panel will examine how the use of the Internet and digital technologies creates new opportunities for but also challenges to the making and the distribution of African films. Topics of discussion include the aesthetic and thematic aspects of African cinema and the value of new technologies in tackling the social, economical and political transformations of the continent. Please send 300 word abstracts to El Hadji Malick Ndiaye: elmalick_ndiaye@yahoo.fr.

cfp categories: 
african-american
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ethnicity_and_national_identity
film_and_television
interdisciplinary
modernist studies
postcolonial