expanded cinema + embodiment = reading list for Deakin Uni students

Here’s a short list of links and references which accompanied my lecture at Estelle Barret’s Deakin University “Art Embodiment and Aesthetics” course, 5 Sept 2006.

Some of them are to do with “pre-cinema” devices and technologies, some are about the development of “vertical integration” in the 1910s and 1920s, and some are more specifically about Expanded Cinema (the 1960s-70s art activities)… By no means an exhaustive list, will add more when I think of em…

[offline]-

A Short History of the Movies, Gerald Mast, Macmillan, New York, 1992.

Michael Quinn, “Distribution, the Transient Audience, and the Transition to the Feature Film”, Cinema Journal, Vol 40, No 2, (Winter 2001), pp. 35-56

Raymond Fielding, “Hale’s Tours: Ultrarealism In the Pre-1910 Motion Picture”, Cinema Journal, Vol 10, No. 1, (Autumn, 1970), pp 34-47

Douglas Gomery, “The Movies Become Big Business: Publix Theatres and the Chain Store Strategy”, Cinema Journal, Vol 18, No 2, Economic and Technological History. (Spring 1979), pp 26-40.

Margaret Morse, “Body and Screen”, Wide Angle, Vol 21, No 1, January 1999, pp 63-75

Vanderbeek’s “Culture: Intercom” and Expanded Cinema: A Proposal and Manifesto, The Tulane Drama Review, Vol 11, no 1, (Autumn 1966) pp 38-48

Shaw and Weibel, (eds) Future Cinema: The Cinematic Imaginary After Film, ZKM, 2003

At a distance : precursors to art and activism on the Internet, edited by Annmarie Chandler and Norie Neumark Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 2005

[online]-

Dead Media Archive
http://www.deadmedia.org

Exhibit of optical toys:
http://courses.ncssm.edu/gallery/collections/toys/opticaltoys.htm

Phantasmagoria
http://www.grand-illusions.com/phntsmg.htm

Birth of Movies
http://history.sandiego.edu/gen/filmnotes/birthmovies.html

History of American Movie Palace
http://www.whitenberg.de/FoxTheatreAtlanta/Palacehistory.html

Lucas Ihlein, Pre-digital new media art, Realtime 66
http://www.realtimearts.net/rt66/ilhein.html

Lucy Reynolds, Filmaktion
http://www.studycollection.co.uk/filmaktion

Malcolm Le Grice, “real time/space”,
http://www.luxonline.org.uk/articles/real_time_space(1).html

The Masstransiscope, installed zoetrope
http://www.bboptics.com/masstransiscope.html

Scott Snibbe website
http://www.snibbe.com

Australian tour of Anthony McCall’s “Line Describing a Cone” 2005
http://www.squatspace.com/cone/

Arthur and Corinne Cantrill
http://www.innersense.com.au/mif/cantrill.html

OtherFilm Festival, Brisbane
http://otherfilm.org

George Khut website
http://www.georgekhut.com

Guy Sherwin’s “Man with Mirror”,
www.luxonline.org.uk/work/id/603536/index.html.

Michael Naimark , “What’s Wrong with this Picture? Presence and Abstraction in the Age of Cyberspace”,
http://www.naimark.net/writing/wales.html

Valie Export, “Expanded Cinema as Expanded Reality”,
http://www.sensesofcinema.com/contents/03/28/expanded_cinema.html

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