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Re-conceiving Misconception: birth as a site of filmic experimentation

 

Roxanne Samer

Roxanne Samer is a Ph.D. student in the Critical Studies Division of the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts. She originally wrote “Re-conceiving Misconception: Birth as a Site of Filmic Experimentation” in the spring of 2009 as her M.A. thesis, while completing the Master of Arts Program in the Humanities at the University of Chicago. Tom Gunning served as an ever thorough and inspirational advisor on the project. Roxanne can be contacted at samer@usc.edu.