SCSMI2017 Helsinki has ended
The annual conference of the Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image (SCSMI) welcomes you to the Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland, June 11th – 14th, 2017

SCSMI2017 Helsinki program is under construction and changes are to occur. Meanwhile you may complete your personal information with a photo and some tags, so the other attendees and speakers will get to know more of you and your interests, and vice versa.

Go to registration or check practical information about accommodation etc. at http://scsmi2017.aalto.fi/
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Steven Willemsen

University of Groningen
PhD candidate
Steven Willemsen is a PhD Candidate and Junior Lecturer in Film and Media Studies. His research interests lie in film theory, narratology, and cognitive approaches to the Arts and Humanities. He is currently working on a doctoral thesis examining experiences of narrative complexity in film, blending narratological and embodied-cognitive perspectives. He is author of Impossible Puzzle Films: A Cognitive Approach To Contemporary Complex Cinema (with Dr. Miklós Kiss, Edingburgh University Press, 2017), co-editor of the book series Sleutelteksten in Film- en Mediatheorie ( Key Texts in Film and Media Theory), and has been a Visiting Research Scholar at the University of California, Santa Barbara, at the Research Centre for Literature & The Mind (2016-17).