Tag Archives: Alex Ling

Melancholia Non Grata: Lars von Trier and the Infinite Sadness

I attended a seminar last night completely devoted to Lars von triers film Melancholia. I wrote my own review of this film when  I saw it, and I confess my response to it was mixed. While I adored aspects of the film, there were certain responses to it that turned me off parts of the […]

Last year at Marienbad Results in an Amorous Event – Detail from seiminar by Alex Ling

The following blog post is my own notes as taken from Alex Ling’s lecture which is available on the Philosophy at UWS website. Alex Ling is Research Lecturer in Communication and Media Studies at the University of Western Sydney. He is the author of Badiou and Cinema (Edinburgh UP, 2011) and the co-editor and translator of […]