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A REVIEW OF CONTEMPORARY MEDIA

Letter from Cuba

Michael Chanan

Michael Chanan, teacher, filmmaker, and author of The Cuban Image, is Director of Bristol Docs, a centre to promote documentary media in South West Britain. Housed at the University of the West of England, the centre will host the international documentary conference, Visible Evidence XI, in December 2003.

Check out his web site:
http://www.mchanan.dial.pipex.com

the website for the Visible Evidence Conference:
http://humanities.uwe.ac.uk/visible-evidence/

and the website for the excellent film journal where he serves on the editorial board—Vertigo, the magazine for debate and diversity in the moving image:
http://www.vertigomagazine.co.uk