Report on CRECS Sound and Vision, 28 Apr 2015

By Alison Harvey This year’s final CRECS event departed from the traditional written text, instead exploring the world of popular entertainment, in both public and domestic spheres. Sophie Coulombeau started off the proceedings with a talk titled ‘Life is a Magic Lanthorn’. Magic lantern, or phantasmagoria, shows were the forerunners of slide shows, cinema (and PowerPoint). They projected […] …read more