Keynote Speaker

Professor Ann Marie Stock, Professor of Hispanic Studies as well as Film and Media Studies and W&M Libraries Faculty Scholar at the College of William & Mary.

STOCK, Ann Marie

Professor Stock’s innovative and extensive work – from her 1997 edited collection, Framing Latin American Cinema: Contemporary Critical Perspectives to her 2009 book, On Location in Cuba: Street Filmmaking during Times of Transition – has made her one of the leading scholars of Latin American and Cuban cinema. With the ongoing changes in US-Cuba relations following Fidel Castro’s passing, and the release of her most recent work, World Film Locations: Havana (2014), Professor Stock promises to deliver a lecture that will allow us the opportunity to reflect on the nature of global transformations today.

Professor Stock on her goal of sharing the “experience of real Cubans” in her 2009 book, “On Location in Cuba