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Zdenko Mandusic

Assistant Professor

Alumni Hall, 121 St. Joseph Street, Room 417

tel: 416-946-7628

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Research Interests:

Russian and South Slavic film theory, national cinemas and film institutions; experimental film from Eastern Europe;  cinematic authenticity and reality effects; the imaginary conceptualization of technology; East European art and culture after communism; the articulation of nationalism in literature and films; the influence of discourse on the production and reception of art.


Ph.D. University of Chicago 2016
M.A. University of Chicago 2009
B.A. University of Illinois in Chicago 2006

Courses Taught:

SLA234 Russian and Soviet Cinema
SLA235 After Communism: Literature and Art Post-1989
SLA337 Advanced Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian
SLA1700 The World Revealed: Cinema, Authenticity, Theory

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Alumni Hall (AH), Room 431
Toronto, Ontario ~ M5S 1J4

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