Artt, S. (2015, July). 'Femme Publique':The brothel sex worker as anti-Flaneuse in the television series Maison Close. Paper presented at Tranforming Cities, University of Braunschweig, Germany
Maison Close offers us the sex worker as anti-flâneuse, a woman whose movement is thoroughly circumscribed by the walls of the brothel and yet is defined by her license as a '...
Artt, S. (2014, August). Silence, Melancholia and Science Fiction: Jonathan Glazer's Under the Skin. Paper presented at Becoming Scotland, Queen Margaret University
In 'On the Melancholic Imaginary' Julia Kristeva notes that epochs of crisis are especially prone to black humour and melancholy: "In times of crisis... melancholy imposes its...
Artt, S. (2012, June). The Steampunk Detective: Sherlock Holmes and Sherlock. Paper presented at Neo-Victorian Networks: Epistemologies, Aesthetics and Ethics, University of Amsterdam
This paper will examine the recent refashioning of Arthur Conan Doyle's most famous creation as steampunk action hero in Guy Ritchie's Sherlock Holmes(2009) and Sherlock Holme...
Artt, S. (2011, June). The future sound of retro: Daft Punk, Tron: Legacy and the sound of science fiction. Paper presented at Sonic Futures: soundscapes and the languages of screen media, King's College London/Birkbeck
Artt, S. (2010, October). Les Liaison Dangereuses a l'Anglais: Valmont, Dangerous Liaisons and Cruel intentions. Paper presented at 5th annual Association of adaptation Studies Conference, Centre for British Studies, Berlin
Artt, S. (2010, October). Vienna to Beijing: letter from an unknown woman, melodrama and the symbolic simulation of Europe. Paper presented at Symposium on melodrama in contemporary film and television, Queen Margaret University
Artt, S. (2010, July). Silence and performance: appreciating Lynne Ramsay's "Morven Callar". Paper presented at 20th International Screen Studies Conference, University of Glasgow
Wasson, S., & Artt, S. (2010, April). The Twilight Saga and the pleasures of spectatorship: the broken body and the shining body. Paper presented at Open Graves, Open Minds: Vampires and the Undead in Modern Culture., University of Hertfordshire
Artt, S. (2009, September). Irony: adapting Jane Austen's Northaner Abbey. Paper presented at 4th Annual Association of Adaptation Studies Conference, BFI, Southbank
Artt, S. (2009, June). Ambulant fetish: the exotic woman in Black Venus and Master. Paper presented at Angela Carter: a critical exploration, University of Northampton & the Network for Modern Fiction Studies
Artt, S. (2008, July). Gossip girl and the Luxe as Edith Wharton-lite for 21st century teens. Paper presented at 21st Century Teenager: medai representation, theory and policy, Trinity & All Saints College, Leeds
Artt, S. (2007, October). The woman behind the screen: adapting Edith Wharton's The House of Mirth. Paper presented at Women's History Scotland Annual Conference, Smith Art Gallery, Stirling
Artt, S. (2006, July). Artists or prostitutes: the image of the dancer in Raja Amari's "Satin Rouge" Fatih Akin's "Head on " and Mira Nair's "Vanity Fair". Paper presented at Migrant and Diasporic Cinema in Contemporary Europe, Oxford Brookes University
Artt, S. (2018). ‘An otherness that cannot be sublimated’: Shades of Frankenstein in Penny Dreadful and Black Mirror. Science Fiction Film and Television, 11(2), (257-275). doi:10.3828/sfftv.2018.18. ISSN 1754-3770
This article traces some of the legacies of the Frankenstein narrative as it appears in the television series Penny Dreadful and Black Mirror. Both series deploy Frankenstein ...
Artt, S. (2018). 'Femme Publique':The brothel sex worker as anti-Flaneuse in the television series Maison Close. In M. Pietrzak-Franger, N. Pleßke, & E. Voigts (Eds.), Transforming Cities, 91-106. Heidelberg, Germany: Universitätsverlag Winter
The figure of the prostitute has long been associated with the city and although prostitution may take place anywhere, the connection between female prostitution and the city ...
My PhD research focuses on the lived experience and literary representation...
Edinburgh Napier University, Merchiston Campus, Edinburgh
23 November 2018 - 24 November 2018
4 June 2015