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Dr Richard Rushton

Senior Lecturer

Richard Rushton

Lancaster University

The LICA Building

LA1 4YW

Lancaster

PhD supervision

Film theory

Film and philosophy

Hollywood cinema

Romantic comedy

French film

Politics and film

Current Teaching

I currently teach on the following courses:

LICA150: Introduction to Film

LICA250: Documentary Cultures

LICA251: Global Cinema

LICA354: Ideology and Politics in the Cinema

LICA350: Film Theory

LICA252: Film, Modernism and the Avant-Garde

Cinema and History (MA course)

Research Interests

My research focuses on the intersection between theory, culture and the image, with a particular focus on film. I have published 4 books:

The Politics of Hollywood Cinema(Palgrave Macmillan 2013)

Cinema After Deleuze(Continuum 2012)

The Reality of Film(Manchester University Press 2011)

What is Film Theory?(Open University Press / McGraw-Hill 2010) - co-written by Gary Bettinson

Recently published:

'Film Theory' in The Year's Work in Critical and Cultural Theory, vol. 21, 2013, ed. D. Tucker (Oxford University Press)

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