Monday, 5 December 2011, 18:30-19:30. Guest lecture on "Matter and Memory: Bill Morrison's Decasia" by Prof. Dr. Bernd Herzogenrath, from the Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt a. M. Prof. Herzogenrath will be discussing the New York experimental filmmaker Bill Morrison and his 2002 film "Decasia: The State of Decay". Clips from the movie can be found on the film's official homepage: www.decasia.com/index_full.html. Venue: Room 102 of the English Department (Plattenstrasse 47, 8032 Zurich). This event is organized by the doctoral program "English and American Literary Studies". For more information about the program please visit www.es.uzh.ch/teaching/PhD/phdlit.html.