Research Seminar: Michael Lawrence on the film zoo, Friday 27th Nov, 3pm-4.30pm

Sheffield Animals Research Colloquium warmly invites you to attend our next research seminar, which takes place in Jessop West Seminar Room 8 from 3pm-4.30pm on Friday 27th November. Michael Lawrence 'Families and Photographs in We Bought A Zoo (2011) and Our Zoo (2014)' This presentation will examine the function of photographic images, practices and technologies in two recent family-oriented representations of family-managed zoos, the Hollywood feature film We Bought A Zoo (Cameron Crowe, 2011) and the BBC television series Our Zoo (2014), both of which are based on true stories. Drawing on the…continue reading →