research data . Film . 2014

DOXA: Stuart Hall Project, Discussion Only

SFU Institute for Humanities;
Open Access English
  • Published: 05 Feb 2014
  • Country: Canada
Abstract
In celebration of Black History Month, DOXA’s Motion Pictures Film Series and the SFU Institute for Humanities are very pleased to present the Vancouver premiere of John Akomfrah’s remarkable film portrait The Stuart Hall Project. The Stuart Hall Project marries clips of Hall’s work, drawn from more than 100 hours of archival footage, with the music of Miles Davis (a lifelong obsession of Hall’s). From the beginning of his career, the personal and political were intimately conjoined, but Hall credits his wife Catherine with introducing him to the integration of lived experience and ideology. “Feminism taught me the difference between a conviction in the head and...
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