Williams, Alan L(arson)

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WILLIAMS, Alan L(arson)

WILLIAMS, Alan L(arson). American, b. 1947. Genres: Film, Communications/Media. Career: State University of New York at Buffalo, lecturer at Center for Media Study, 1975-77; University of Iowa, Iowa City, visiting assistant professor of film studies, 1977-81; Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, assistant professor, 1981-87, associate professor of French and cinema studies, 1987-93, professor, 1993-, acting director of Program in Cinema Studies, 1985-90, director, 1992-95. Media Study/Buffalo, film and video programmer, 1975-76. Publications: Max Ophuls and the Cinema of Desire: A Critical Study of Six Films, 1948-1955; Republic of Images: A History of French Filmmaking, 1992; (ed.) Film and Nationalism, 2002. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor of articles, translations, and reviews to film studies and French studies journals. Address: Department of French, Rutgers University, 131 George St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1414, U.S.A.

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