Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Music, Penn
Professor of English and Cinema Studies, Penn
Associate Professor of Culture and Communication, NYU
The history of cinema is one of adaptations from other media. Great adaptations are often more innovative and enduring than their sources. Indeed, they compel us to rethink the whole relationship between originals and copies, sources and targets. Our distinguished faculty discuss some of their favorite film adaptations, including those featured in the Adaptations Film Series.