Jonathan Rosenbaum - "Cinematic Encounters 2" - Michael Phillips

Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Event Presenter/Author: 
Jonathan Rosenbaum

Jonathan Rosenbaum discusses Cinematic Encounters 2: Portraits and Polemics. He will be joined in conversation by Michael Phillips. A Q&A and signing will follow the discussion.

At the Co-op

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About the book: Eschewing the idea of film critic as solitary expert, Jonathan Rosenbaum mediates and facilitates the public discussion of two dozen filmmakers, ranging alphabetically from Chantal Akerman to Orson Welles.

About the author: Jonathan Rosenbaum, the film critic of the Chicago Reader from 1987 to 2008 and is the author, coauthor, editor, or coeditor of twenty books. He is currently teaching a film criticism workshop on campus and maintains a web site at

About the interlocutor: Michael Phillips is the film critic for the Chicago Tribune.

Event Location: 
Seminary Co-op Bookstore
5751 S Woodlawn Ave
Chicago, IL 60637