Conference presentations / Invited seminars 

Julia Hallam ‘Liverpool in television drama: exploring spatial praxis’, Spaces of Television Drama, University of Reading September 2013 (keynote speaker)

Julia Hallam ‘Mapping the city film 1900-1980’, Digital Humanities Annual International Conference, Hamburg, Germany July 2012 (invited contribution).

Les Roberts. 'Cinematic Cartography: Mobilising the Archive City', invited speaker at Cinematic Bologna Workshop: Mapping the Archive City, Urban Centre (Biblioteca Sala Borsa), Bologna, Italy, 15 December 2012.

Julia Hallam. ‘Civic Visions: The ‘Local’ Film 1910-1950’, Urban Mediations, European Network for Cinema and Media Studies (NECS) conference, Kadir Has University, Istanbul, Turkey, 24-27 June 2010

Les Roberts. ‘Navigating Genre and Urban Space: The ‘Place’ of Amateur Film in Urban Cinematic Cartography’, Urban Mediations, European Network for Cinema and Media Studies (NECS) conference, Kadir Has University, Istanbul, Turkey, 24-27 June 2010

Ryan Shand. ‘The Role of UNICA in Amateur Cine Culture: Staging the Cosmopolitan Movement between the Local and the International’, 27th June 2010, Urban Mediations, European Network for Cinema and Media Studies, Kadir Has University, Istanbul, Turkey, 24-27th June 2010.

Les Roberts. ‘GIS and Deep Memory: Outline of a Rationale and Methodology’, AHRC/BT Digital Heritage Project- Landscapes, Memories and Cultural Practices: A GIS/GPS Mapping Network, University of Liverpool, 21st May 2010.

Ryan Shand. Documentary screening: ‘In Search of Pleasures Past: Reframing the Local’, AHRC/BT Digital Heritage Project- Landscapes, Memories and Cultural Practices: A GIS/GPS Mapping Network, University of Liverpool, 21st May 2010.

Julia Hallam. ‘Civic Visions: the local film 1900-1960’, presented at ‘The Interdisciplinary and the Intermedial’, research symposium, University of Kent, May 2010. (invited contribution)

Julia Hallam. ‘City of Change and Challenge': the cine-societies’ response to Liverpool’s redevelopment in the 1960s’, Mapping, Memory and the City, International Conference, University of Liverpool, 24-26th February 2010.

Robert Kronenburg. ‘Architecture and Film: Developing Architectural Design and PlaceMaking Using Filmic Experience’, Mapping, Memory and the City, International Conference, University of Liverpool, 24-26th February 2010.

Les Roberts. ‘Cinematic Cartography: Towards a Spatial Anthropology of the Moving Image’, Mapping, Memory and the City, International Conference, University of Liverpool, 24-26th February 2010.

Ryan Shand. ‘Mediating the Local: Amateur Cine Culture and Oral Histories’, 25th February 2010, Mapping, Memory and the City, International Conference, University of Liverpool, 24-26th February 2010.

Les Roberts. ‘Projecting Place: Mapping the City in Film’, Geospatial Computing for the Arts, Humanities and Cultural Heritage workshop, IEEE International Conference on EScience, Oxford, 9-11th December 2009.

Julia Hallam. Film and Place: researching a city in film, research seminars, Universities of Reading and Sunderland, October / November 2009.

Julia Hallam and Les Roberts. ‘Projecting Place: Mapping the City in Film’, Projecting the Regions: People, Identity and Place Conference, Manchester Metropolitan University, 17th September 2009.

Ryan Shand. ‘Private Collections and Collective Authorship: Case Studies of Amateur Film Practice’, Archives and Auteurs: Filmmakers and their Archives, University of Stirling, Stirling, 2nd-4th September 2009.

Ryan Shand. ‘The Role of Award Ceremonies within Leisure Activity: Merseyside filmmakers and the Ten Best’, Ways of Watching, Northeast Historic Film, Bucksport, Maine, U.S.A., 24th-25th July 2009.

Les Roberts. ‘Cinematic Cartography: Towards a Spatial Anthropology of the Moving Image’, Visuality/Materiality: Reviewing Theory, Method and Practice Conference, Royal Institute of British Architects, 9-11th July 2009.

Julia Hallam. ‘Film and Place: Liverpool’s urban landscape and the moving image’, Researching Film History Symposium, British Universities Film and Video Council/ University of Portsmouth, 6-7th July 2009.(invited contribution)

Les Roberts. ‘World in One City: Surrealist Geography and Time-Space Compression in Alex Cox’s Liverpool’, European Network for Cinema and Media Studies (NECS) Conference, Lund, Sweden, 25-28th June 2009.

Ryan Shand. ‘Excursions from the Suburbs With a Cine Camera: Emotional Mappings of the City’, European Network for Cinema and Media Studies (NECS) Conference, Lund, Sweden, 25th-28th June 2009.

Les Roberts. ‘Mapping the Archive: Towards a Spatial Anthropology of the Moving Image’, ‘Mapping the City in Film Panel’ at The Visual Archive, the Moving Image and Memory CRESC Workshop, The Open University, Milton Keynes, 28-29th May 2009.

Ryan Shand. ‘The Incomplete Archive: Amateur Films and Issues of Context’, ‘Mapping the City in Film Panel’ at The Visual Archive, the Moving Image and Memory CRESC Workshop, The Open University, Milton Keynes, 28-29th May 2009.

Julia Hallam. Chair, Cultural Mappings: Cities, Landscapes and Memories symposium, University of Liverpool, 22nd April 2009.

Les Roberts and Ryan Shand. ‘Mapping the City in Film: Amateur Film Practice and Urban Memory’, Cultural Mappings Symposium, University of Liverpool, 22nd April 2009. Julia Hallam. ‘Mapping a City in Film’, panel chair and presentation ‘Civic Visions in the Local Film’, Media, Communication and Culture Studies Association (MeCCSA) annual conference, National Media Museum, Bradford, 14th-16th January 2009 (with Les Roberts and Ryan Shand).

Les Roberts. ‘Cinematic Cartography: Movies, Maps and the Consumption of Place’, Media, Communication and Culture Studies Association (MeCCSA) annual conference, National Media Museum, Bradford, 14th-16th January 2009.

Ryan Shand. ‘Visions of Community: A Comparative Analysis of Sponsored and Amateur Newsreels’, Media, Communication and Culture Studies Association (MeCCSA) annual conference, National Media Museum, Bradford, 14th-16th January 2009.

Richard Koeck. ‘Cine-Spatial Strategies: Ways of Engaging with Archive Footage of the City’, Design Cinema, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul 18-21st November 2008.

Robert Kronenburg. ‘City in Film: Using Filmic Evidence to Inform Contemporary Architectural and Urban Design’, Design Cinema, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul 18-21st November 2008.

Julia Hallam and Les Roberts. ‘Space, Cartography and the Archive: the Role of GIS in the Geo-historical Analysis of a City in Film’, Historical GIS Conference 2008, University of Essex, 21-22nd August 2008.

Les Roberts. ‘Movies, Maps and the Consumption of Place: Cinematic Geographies of a Post-Industrial City’, Leisure Studies Association annual conference, Liverpool John Moores University, 8-10th July 2008.

Julia Hallam and Les Roberts. ‘Reconstructing the Archive City: the Role of the On-line Catalogue in Local and National Film Historiography’, European Network for Cinema and Media Studies (NECS) Conference, New and Old Frames, Eötvös Loránd University & Oksana Sarkisova, OSA Archivum at Central European University, Budapest, 19-22nd June 2008.

Julia Hallam. ‘Mitchell & Kenyon’s Liverpool: Films of an Edwardian City’, University of Liverpool Capital of Culture event, with Professor Vanessa Toulmin, St Georges Hall, Liverpool May 2008

Julia Hallam. ‘Civic visions in the ‘local’ film: showmen, topical producers and citizen filmmakers’, City in Film panel, Public History Conference, University of Liverpool, 10- 12th April 2008.

Richard Koeck. ‘Cine-Spatial Strategies: ways of engaging with archive footage of the city’, Public History Conference, University of Liverpool, 10-12th April 2008 [presented by Les Roberts].

Robert Kronenburg. ‘City in Film: Using Filmic Evidence to Inform Contemporary Architectural and Urban Design’, Public History Conference, University of Liverpool, 10- 12th April 2008.

Les Roberts. ‘Ferries, Tunnels, Bridges and Non-places: Crossing Boundaries of Place and Identity in Liverpool Transport Films’, Public History Conference, University of Liverpool, 10-12th April 2008.

Richard Koeck. ‘A Cine-tectural reading of Architecture in Cities: urban cuts and montage’, CinemArchitecture conference, Porto, 7-8th April, 2008.

Richard Koeck. ‘A Cine-tectural reading of Architecture in Cities: urban dissolves’, Cities in Film: Architecture, Urban Space and the Moving Image, International Conference, School of Architecture, University of Liverpool, 26-28th March 2008.

Les Roberts. ‘Cinematic Cartography: Movies, Maps and the Consumption of Place’, Cities in Film: Architecture, Urban Space and the Moving Image, International Conference, School of Architecture, University of Liverpool, 26-28th March 2008. 2007

Julia Hallam. ‘Mapping city space: independent filmmakers as urban gazetteers’, research seminar, University of Salford, March 2007.

Richard Koeck. ‘Digital Mapping of Lumière films’, Mapping the City: Research Methods and Problems, School of Architecture, University of Liverpool, 7th November 2007.

Les Roberts. ‘Mapping the Archive City: Urban Space and the Redemption of an “Incriminated Medium”’, Mapping the City: Research Methods and Problems, School of Architecture, University of Liverpool, 7th November 2007.

Julia Hallam. ‘Mapping city space: amateur filmmakers as urban gazetteers’. Making Visual Histories: Critical Perspectives on Amateur Film Practice, Manchester Metropolitan University, September 2007.

Julia Hallam. Chair and introduction ‘Mapping urban space in film’, City in Film panel, Screen international conference, University of Glasgow, July 2007 (with Richard Koeck, Robert Kronenburg and Les Roberts).

Les Roberts. ‘Mapping the Archive City: Urban Space and the Redemption of an “Incriminated Medium”’, City in Film Panel at Screen international conference, University of Glasgow, 6-8th July 2007.

Robert Kronenburg. ‘City in Film: Using Filmic Evidence to Inform Contemporary Architectural and Urban Design’, City in Film Panel at Screen international conference, University of Glasgow, 6-8th July 2007.

Richard Koeck. ‘Liverpool 1897: A. L. Promio’s Filmic Urban Space’, City in Film Panel at Screen international conference, University of Glasgow, 6-8th July 2007.

Les Roberts. ‘Movies, Maps and the Consumption of Place: Dis/embedded Geographies of the City in Film’, 2nd International Critical Tourism Studies Conference, Split, Croatia, 20-23rd June 2007.

Les Roberts. ‘Mobilising the Tourist Gaze: Virtual Panoramas and the Symbolic Construction of Liverpool’s Waterfront’, Gazing, Glancing, Glimpsing?: Tourists And Tourism In A Visual World international conference, University of Brighton, 13-15th June 2007.

Les Roberts. ‘Tunnels, Bridges and Non-places: Crossing Boundaries of Place and Identity in Liverpool Transport Films’, Liverpool and Merseyside Regionalism Colloquium, University of Lancaster, 22nd March 2007.

Les Roberts. ‘Mobilising the Tourist Gaze: Virtual Panoramas and the Symbolic Construction of Liverpool’s Waterfront’, invited lecture, International Institute of Culture, Tourism and Development research seminar series, London Metropolitan University, 21st March 2007.

Julia Hallam. ‘Mapping city space: independent filmmakers as urban gazetteers’, research seminar, University of Salford, March 2007.

Julia Hallam. Chair / keynote speaker ‘Amateurs, Professionals and Independents: 100 years of Liverpool on Film’, City in Film Symposium, University of Liverpool, 1st November 2006.

Les Roberts. ‘A Cinematic Repository of Urban Space: Mapping the Archive City’, City in Film Symposium, University of Liverpool, 1st November 2006.

Richard Koeck. ‘City of the Future, City of the Past: a Journey through Time and Space’, City in Film Symposium, University of Liverpool, 1st November 2006.

 

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