THE FORCE OF THE IMAGE:
HISTORY, TRAUMA, AND FILMWORK IN RITHY PANH’S MOVIES
Dr. Panivong Norindr
Join the UCR Southeast Asian Studies Graduate Student conference for a keynote address by Dr. Panivong Norindr.
Dr. Norindr is a professor of Italian and French, and Comparative Literature at the University of Southern California, and specializes in postcolonial theory, contemporary French studies and French and Southeast Asia cinema.
In this talk, Dr. Norindr will present on the films of Rithy Panh, acclaimed documentary filmmaker and survivor of the Khmer Rouge genocide in Cambodia, and director of the recently Oscar-nominated film, The Missing Picture.
Professor of Comparative Literature, and French and Italian at USC Author of Phantasmatic Indochina: French Colonial Ideology in Architecture, Film and Literature
Southeast Asian Studies M.A. and Ph.D. student conference presentations: 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM