Subversive Fairy Tale Films Seminar with Jack Zipes

Jack Zipes

Special Visiting Scholar Seminar
Jack Zipes, Professor Emeritus, University of Minnesota
Friday, July 20, 2012
9:30AM to 12:30PM
University of Winnipeg, Room 2M70

Subversive Fairy Tale Films (co-sponsored by Women’s and Gender Studies, University of Winnipeg and the Winnipeg Art Gallery)

Jack Zipes, world-renowned expert on fairy tales and author of The Enchanted Screen: The Unknown History of Fairy-Tale Films (Routledge, 2011) will screen three experimental feminist fairy-tale films that counter the dumbed-down Hollywood versions of fairy tales. The films will be followed by a seminar discussion led by Dr. Zipes.

You must register for this special seminar, which will run ONLY if we get sufficient numbers. To register, send an e mail to l.fauzi@uwinnipeg.ca by noon July 6.