Afro-American and African Diaspora Studies | POSTCOLONL METROPOLITN
A542 | 25378 | Martin, M


Study of selected films from the 1980s to the current period by
diasporic/”exilic” and European filmmakers, constituting an emerging
cinematic formation in contrast to Hollywood and mainstream European
cinemas. Emphasizing distinctive styles and cinematic practices, the
films under study are framed by the de-territorializing process of
globalization and examine shared thematic concerns of transnational
migration, the émigré experience, and postcoloniality