Dr. Diana Sandars teaches in the Screen Studies program in the School of Culture and Communication at the University of Melbourne, Australia where she co-ordinates courses on film, musical and Australian cinema. Diana also lectures at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image Film in the Text Teacher Seminar Program. Diana is the author of Heinemann English Project Film as Text: Bend it Like Beckham and has published chapters on Ally McBeal and Buffy the Vampire Slayer as well as contributing to the academic journals Australian Screen Education, Idiom, Metro, Refractory, Screening the Past and Sensesofcinema.
Dr Sandars will be appearing:
Waleed Aly, Joanna Murray-Smith and Diana Sandars will discuss ‘identity and belonging’ from a range of perspectives.