May 25, 2022

Workshop on “Commentary and (social) media in East Africa”

The CEDITRAA team based at JGU Mainz now offers a postdoc fellowship for up to one month.
March 28, 2022

A Key to Korea‘s Compressed Modernity

Hwang Sok-yong is one of South Korea’s most widely read and most prolific writers. The author of more than a dozen novels and the hugely popular, ten-volume “Jang Gil-san”, an epic about […]
March 1, 2022

Cinema narrators as cultural entrepreneurs

On 25 February 2022, Matthias Krings and Solomon Waliaula (Mainz University) presented recent findings of their research project “Cinema narration in East Africa – an intermedial […]
February 16, 2022

Screen Worlds workshop now online

The Screen Worlds Workshop “Shaping the Conversation: Decolonising Film with Nigerian Women Filmmakers Omoni Oboli + Tope Oshin” is now online. African women filmmakers are continuously […]
January 20, 2022

Dynamic Optimal Distinctiveness in South Korean Films

The sub-project investigates optimal distinctiveness under the contingency of time, focusing on South Korean films and using Computer Vision to elicit the novelty of films.
January 31, 2022

Egbert Amoncio

Egbert Amoncio Post-doctoral Researcher,Goethe University Frankfurt Egbert Amoncio is a post-doctoral researcher in the Chair for the Study of Economic Institutions, Innovation, and East Asian Development […]
January 28, 2022

Archival Access and Artistic Creation: Nigerian Film Heritage in the Novelty Spiral

January 31, 2022

Sonia Campanini

Jr. Prof. Dr. Sonia Campanini Goethe University Frankfurt Sonia Campanini is Assistant Professor of Film Culture at Goethe University Frankfurt, where she directs the masters program “Film Culture: Archiving, […]
January 28, 2022

South Korean Cinema and Taiwan