School of English, Film, Theatre, and Media Studies

School of English, Film, Theatre, and Media Studies

We offer a fascinating range of undergraduate and Honours courses in English Literature, Film, Theatre and Media Studies. Our teaching staff are also experienced and innovative researchers who publish their research as books and journal articles. We host a dynamic community of students at MA and PhD levels. Read more about News and Events at the School.

Events

Apr17SeminarsSeminar - The Art of Film: Indexicality and Aesthetic Relevance
Date: 17 April 2014
Time: 12.00 pm
Venue: Room 103, 81 Fairlie Terrace
Associate Professor Marc Furstenau In 1938, Rudolf Arnheim predicted that "the film will be able… Read more
Apr17SeminarsSeminar - The Desolations of Wandering: Charlotte Smith’s ‘Perpetual’ Sonnets
Date: 17 April 2014
Time: 12.00 pm
Venue: room 802, von Zedlitz Building, Kelburn
Ingrid Horrocks In the last days of the Scandinavian journey that would become the basis… Read more

More events »

Welcome from the
Head of School

Thierry Jutel Nau mai, haere mai. A very warm welcome to the School of English, Film, Theatre, and Media Studies.

Read more about the School.

Making Sense of
Mind-Game Films

Simin LittschwagerSimin Littschwager’s PhD thesis The Sensed and the Seen examines the phenomenon of mind-game films.

Read more about this project.

Māori Television and Onscreen Indigeneity

Jo SmithDr Jo Smith has received a grant from the prestigious Marsden Fund to research Māori Television.

Read more about this project.

The AUP Anthology of New Zealand Literature

Anthology of New Zealand LiteratureProfessor Mark Williams and Dr Jane Stafford have edited an impressive anthology of New Zealand literature.

Read more about this publication.