ERUA Media, Culture & Communication Summer School (EMCCSS) – Digital utopias and dystopias

The ERUA Media, Culture & Communication Summer School will be taking place at Paris 8 University’s St Denis campus from September 9th – September 11th 2024.   It will bring together approximately 25 PhD students and 6 professor-researchers from the field of information and communication science / media & cultural studies, and related specializations in sociology, aesthetics […]

Comedy in American Film and Media (1900 – 1950) – intensive course

27-31 May 2024   Paris 8 University   Paris 8 University is announcing a course focused on Film and Media Studies. The course will take place on-site in Paris from the 27th until the 31st of May 2024. It will be led by Noah Teichner. The course is aimed to make students gain the following […]

Another version of myself – or Learning English through the art of puppetry

10 – 14 June 2024 Paris 8 University Paris 8 University is announcing an upcoming workshop “Another version of myself – or Learning English through the art of puppetry” designed to invigorate language learning through creativity and playfulness. The course will take place in Paris between the 10th and 14th of June 2024 and will […]

Art in public spaces

27-31 May 2024 Paris, France Between the 27th and the 31st of May, an intensive course “Art in public spaces” will take place in Paris 8 University. In this course students will have the chance to study the relationship between artworks and their environment. Starting from the observation of historic and contemporary works – ranging […]

Bambara Copular Sentences

A multi-copular language is a language that possesses more than one copular. The multi-copular languages we know hitherto have two copulas: (Spanish: ser/estar), (Irish:bì/is). Mono-copular languages exist too: (French: être), (English: be). When it come to Bambara, there are four copulatives elements: dòn, bɛ́  yé, ká. Each form requires a specific usage. In order to […]

Corpus Methods in Linguistics – compilation, annotation, and quantitative analysis

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Paris 8 University is pleased to announce their upcoming Summer Intensive Program “Corpus Methods in Linguistics–compilation, annotation, and quantitative analysis”, to be held 5-9 June 2023. This will be a 30h week-long course consisting of: –morning sessions devoted to data collection, extraction and organization, as well as DIY corpus building –afternoon sessions focusing on statistical […]

Introduction to cultural studies: bodies in cinema

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This class is an introduction to Cultural Studies and their application to visual film practice through an analysis of the staging of the bodies. The class is taught entirely in English. Students will need to submit a written assignment in English. Duration: 4 days