Alice Blackhurst discusses the depiction of the women in Chantal Akerman’s 1975 film, Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles.
About the Presenter
Alice received her BA in Modern and Medieval Languages from Emmanuel College, Cambridge in 2010. She subsequently spent a year at Harvard from 2010-11, where she was a Special Student and Herchel Smith Scholar. In 2012, Alice received an MPhil in European Literatures and Cultures from Cambridge, where she is now completing an AHRC-funded PhD in the French department. In Fall 2013, she was a visiting scholar at NYU, taking seminars in Comparative Literature, and will complete her doctorate, back in Cambridge, in September 2015.