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Liam Burke @burkeliam Melbourne via Ireland

Cinema & Screen Studies Associate Professor @Swinburne (wburke@swin.edu.au), and author of The Comic Book Film Adaptation https://t.co/tB4WVuPDHD Views are my own

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Joined Twitter 8/14/10


To watch 'After the Earthquake' or 'Superheroes and Me', here is the link to @MDFFest session they are a part of… https://t.co/Z8HzZLxVv1
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7/4
2020
Fresh from the publisher today: 30% off from my Monograph - Hot Pants and Spandex Suits! https://t.co/6BErUWsOLI
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7/3
2020
It's true: Not only is UEA the home of our groundbreaking new MA in Comics Studies @ComicsUEA, the campus is also t… https://t.co/KaHIOdJwyU
Retweeted by Liam BurkeExcited "Superheroes and Me" can now be viewed as part of the @MDFFest. The film @burkeliam and I made is an affect… https://t.co/TkVWNwnxZ7
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7/2
2020
The #EurovisionMovie is very unrealistic. In order for the ceremony to take place in Edinburgh the UK would need to… https://t.co/WLLeeI0XIK"STEM vs humanities is a nice distraction. It is taking away from the fact that overall Commonwealth funding of uni… https://t.co/EwDh5d2H7i
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6/28
2020
@m_h1234 @RTRFM @MDFFest Great job Mark, even with technical difficulties.It was great to chat with Fiona Bartholomaeus on @RTRFM about 'Superheroes and Me' in the lead up to its screening… https://t.co/p3KRqv2sAk
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6/25
2020
University fee changes to funnel students into specific courses won't help us, vice-chancellors say 👏👏https://t.co/DI0V6SSxK1
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6/23
2020
...and what a great song https://t.co/KaNrUjzcuA#BatmanForever is a great comic-book movie that doesn't deserve to be lumped in with the sequel. Kilmer was the bes… https://t.co/m6VmMSYXwdOn Friday the govt announced its plan to radically change uni fees, and the headlines rightfully focussed on those… https://t.co/EYRKcxQpLZ
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6/22
2020
Graduates of arts, humanities and social sciences are just as resilient to economic upheaval as STEM graduates. And… https://t.co/kcPRQjBUvP
Retweeted by Liam BurkeI come from a country (Mexico) where Arts and Humanities degrees are unsupported and the government benefits neolib… https://t.co/DzD1qL0jel
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6/19
2020
Delighted to see our documentary, Superheroes & Me, is part of this year's Melbourne Documentary Film Festival.… https://t.co/lIy50gIjfX
6/17
2020
A timely reminder of #MarleneKairouz anti-Irish comments from 2017 “if anybody knocks on your door that has an Iris… https://t.co/VAVcUuxS4J
6/16
2020
Denny O'Neil - he saved the best of comics Golden Age, revitalized it for the Silver Age, and became the architect… https://t.co/Y7dwAMMNXq
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6/13
2020
Recently, O’Neil spent an hour talking to me about adapting 1989’s Batman. An episode of Gotham was on and he was e… https://t.co/tma4ljKEYoWhen I was working on my PhD Denny O’Neil shared the Bat-Bible with me, an editorial guide he had developed for new… https://t.co/njjfOi0JVFI was lucky enough to have a number of opportunities to engage with Denny O’Neil in my research. As much as anyone,… https://t.co/vKxTRxY19C
6/12
2020
@conorsmurf @y_gwenda @AntonyRoland Since I moved our course to Screen Studies I’ve struggled to find a textbook th… https://t.co/mhcCrpVejb
5/31
2020
#TheSimpsons back in glorious 4:3 aspect ratio the way it was intended. Go to "Details" on #DisneyPlus to switch ba… https://t.co/QPlCH2NNCI
5/28
2020
A promise or threat? Christopher Nolan's #TENET is coming to cinemas no matter what. https://t.co/2us6saK5dG
5/22
2020
This is such a weird story. I'm imagining Ted Cruz sitting around in his pyjamas trying to figure out which films h… https://t.co/jIlFtdbGmiSomething tells me that #TedCruz was not a fan or Iron Man 3. https://t.co/9QLRMOrlKlA short piece on our film, Superheroes & Me, on the @Swinburne website (including the trailer). https://t.co/SOy7PKRixt#ReleaseTheSnyderCut is not unprecedented. In 2006 Richard Donner's version of Superman II was released restoring t… https://t.co/rUzV9dPuvxA four hour Zack Snyder film is exactly what the #ReleasetheSnyderCut fans deserve. https://t.co/1n9uL48MMn
5/21
2020
New issue alert! Issue 17.1 is now live on https://t.co/YNGONfwDCR - including a special section on #Twitter and… https://t.co/4qf59HwS29
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5/15
2020
New Behind the Scenes images from #Avatar sequel released. #Avatar2 https://t.co/vWTHoYXhZnThe good people at @lidocinemas now have The Lido At Home. A VOD services with loads of interesting movies. Give iT… https://t.co/tSJCxvxwVf
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5/14
2020
Our short film Superheroes and Me, just won Best Documentary at the FantaSci film festival. Thank you to the organi… https://t.co/qPE2YHdPZ9
5/11
2020
I don't think Marianne would have got into Trinity if she was doing #LeavingCert2020. #NormalPeople https://t.co/8Bj0LpkPlQ
5/8
2020
For all those people hating on #NormalPeople's hissable bad guy Jamie, I'd recommend overlooked Irish film Handsome… https://t.co/d6sTin3zwcChristopher Nolan is going to preserve the cinematic experience even if it kills us. #Tenet https://t.co/cghZQDL8RT
5/6
2020
@andcsy @Lido We seem to have avoided the worst of it for now. Hope you’re staying safe.Get down to @Lido for the choctops and popcorn sale. Just because you’re in isolation doesn’t mean you can’t have t… https://t.co/wh9PqtnrVu
4/29
2020
Just found out that Ben Schwartz (#ParksAndRec Jean-Ralphio) once lived in Kilkenny researching "sport as a microco… https://t.co/zie3qz3LeW
4/23
2020
@najalater @JKBalanzategui @dangolding @saigeN @stueyjrichards @Kate_Bowen93 @_TaniaEvans_ @MadelinePettethttps://t.co/IzW6hV6e8w @dangolding @JKBalanzategui @saigeN @stueyjrichards @Kate_Bowen93 @_TaniaEvans_ @MadelinePettet @cattymols @samkierhttps://t.co/ywCdLuHuK4 @JKBalanzategui @dangolding @saigeN @stueyjrichards @Kate_Bowen93 @_TaniaEvans_ @MadelinePettet @cattymols @samkierhttps://t.co/0HUdySkndH
4/19
2020
@LisaMMcGee This is hilarious! 🙏🏻 And I felt the same disorientation the week I took over.. and for some time after..😂😂
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4/18
2020
All those Stark drones that Peter uses in #SpiderManFarFromHome would have come in real handy against Thanos in #AvengersEndgame.
4/16
2020
The new silent 5 minute #TheSimpsons short on @disneyplus has 8 credited writers, averaging 1 writer/37.5 seconds -… https://t.co/22XgoZJHAF
4/10
2020
Step aside Easter Bunny. The Golden Child has arrived! #DisneyPlusAU #LimitedEdition #TheMandalorian 😆 https://t.co/AQFJbeVRRe
Retweeted by Liam BurkeYup! #wewilldraw is coming to TV. First episode will be on #RTEHomeSchool this Monday on @RTE2 with @MacallaTeo.… https://t.co/L3NwBkQb2h
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4/9
2020
Nice @THR pice about how the closure of cinemas during the 1918 #SpanishFlu enabled the vertically-integrated Holly… https://t.co/ZD6UCCcpz5
4/8
2020
Need a side project to fend off the existential dread, so I'm going to get back on with this monkey business... https://t.co/4UQjyyyaQH
Retweeted by Liam BurkeRIP Mary McPartlan, who was an incredible talent and always very nice to me when I was starting out at NUIG. Take a… https://t.co/jqVCyBiue2Our beautiful friend Mary McPartlan has died. Here is a glimpse of her life, a fragment of her singing. More later.… https://t.co/t3RFvM9P8r
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4/7
2020
@melswal @redshoeclick Melanie, I am so sorry for your loss. Deepest condolences to you and your family.
4/4
2020
Forgot season one of #Picard finished last week! Now where am I going to find a weekly hit of nostalgia-soaked disappointment?
4/3
2020
Thank you to the good people @ascmelbourne for posting my standing order while in self-isolation. If you can, suppo… https://t.co/K5WsmeVO4j
4/2
2020
@VincentTranSwin ...and in-text is messy! @VincentTranSwin Fantastic stuff Vince!We have very talented PhD students! https://t.co/BD4iucNVd8
3/31
2020
Synthetic #Picard is going to be #StarTrek's Armin Tamzarian https://t.co/wUqJOPko4q
3/30
2020
My official soundtrack for @house_house_'s Untitled Goose Game is finally out NOW with @deccaclassics/@umusicAU on… https://t.co/n5lxAOpIrQ
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3/27
2020
We made Wonder Woman 1984 for the big screen and I believe in the power of cinema. In these terrible times, when th… https://t.co/j2MKVPwUA2
Retweeted by Liam BurkeRIP Albert #Uderzo https://t.co/yjH8OVQiIQ
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3/24
2020
Please, if you are transitioning a course, unit or learning experience online at short notice, don't see synchronou… https://t.co/smjqOGbg6N
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3/23
2020
As those teaching film at uni/college/film school are having to devise new online learning content,have done a 200… https://t.co/jl73hpm8UV
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3/22
2020
I'm finally warming to #Picard's new crew. @dublinbermia @chrisholliday7 @fananimresearch I'll see what I can come up with, but if you're looking for a great… https://t.co/zbbhNyYYWXNew blog post! Read @dublinbermia's book review of The Comic Book Film Adaptation: Exploring Modern Hollywood’s Lea… https://t.co/FDIh3ZpEEM
Retweeted by Liam Burke @fananimresearch @dublinbermia Thank you for the generous review, which is very welcome positivity at this difficult time.
3/20
2020
Today's #wewilldraw Challenge. It's the art of @donconroy Send in your best Wildlife drawings, or try to redraw Do… https://t.co/kIj9oUK3F5
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3/19
2020
If you teach film at film school/uni/college, virus might be forcing you quickly to devise extra online learning mo… https://t.co/19Za8w0VEx
Retweeted by Liam BurkeWhile @disneyplus has Darby O'Gill and the Little People. Sean Connery Sings! (sort of). https://t.co/RGTjghyJwTOn @PrimeVideo : Trespass Against Us, Into the West, and Brendan Gleeson’s star marking turn as real-life criminal… https://t.co/yQAm8YoFnIOn @StanAustralia: Queen of Ireland, Hunger, and The True Story of Kelly Gang (Ned Kelly was Irish-Australian). https://t.co/m6iwYLfMuJIrish film and TV suggestions for house-bound Aussies on #StPatricksDay. On Netflix: Black ‘47, Brooklyn, and (of c… https://t.co/bopSuSNgPf
3/17
2020
Bluey Season 2 Official Press Release. Starts today on @ABCTV 💙 Love you to RT. Thanks so much for all your support… https://t.co/alPjtaljar
Retweeted by Liam BurkeFor any HE students stuck at home who have exhausted Netflix remember EduTV has access to tens of thousands of film… https://t.co/E5UyqIlRTA
3/16
2020
Bluey Season 2 starts on @ABCTV this Tuesday March 17 at 8am AND 6.20pm. Just in time for quarantine. Here's a secr… https://t.co/wVxQSskGnS
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3/15
2020
Ever wondered what it would be like if academics gave post-match conferences? Twitter's been heavy the past few we… https://t.co/7XTfya9UUM
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3/10
2020
#DisneyPlus is suffering from a dearth of original content, #COVIDー19 is closing cinemas across the globe. Should/C… https://t.co/5HRuS22EbL
3/9
2020
New interview out today with academic superhero @burkeliam about his new book with @RutgersUPress co-edited with… https://t.co/M4ydOrV7Va
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3/6
2020
The next longest serving Bond is Roger Moore with 4531 days, although he appeared in 7 films to Craig's 5.Daniel Craig's tenure as #Bond will now be 5113 days (the longest of any actor) when #NoTimeToDie is finally released in November.
3/4
2020
#InsideTheActorsStudio was a strange format for a TV show, but it produced many memorable moments. "If heaven exist… https://t.co/KXJJXHPuo8
3/2
2020
@ivorytowerjourn @dangolding That guy does not look happy to be in your photo (or it’s a very convincing wax work).
3/1
2020
After Logan it makes some sense to get Mangold to direct an #IndianaJones film with a 70-something lead. Can't im… https://t.co/38OwnnF9g2
2/26
2020
I've just been doing a bit of research and can now confidently state that the IMDb redesign of Box Office Mojo is T… https://t.co/LZeObbGzgO
Retweeted by Liam BurkeWB and DC please don’t sue me! But this had to be done. I published a single (just for me) coffee table book of som… https://t.co/rN2Xy0wkde
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2/22
2020
What are the #SevenSecrets? So excited to be working with @imkota, @DafnaDOOM and all at @boomstudios on one of the… https://t.co/lvhpXiT10O
Retweeted by Liam Burke"Has this ever happened before" Trump on #Parasite's Best Picture win. Many non-US films have won Best Picture: The… https://t.co/YeG7TPeKKNUnderstandable, he can't read. #Parasite #BestPicture #Bong2020 https://t.co/lNqGJkUrDP
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2/21
2020
March 17 = 26 New Blueys on @ABCTV! 🦴💙 https://t.co/aRlaZPKlPO
Retweeted by Liam Burke"They're not To Kill A Mockingbird" Studio heads discuss comic books with a mix of reverence and resentment in the… https://t.co/6Ee78wmkkX
2/18
2020
Because what Britain really needs right now is more stations like ITV. https://t.co/8FEE5AKxrrFinally saw #UncutGems. I wonder are Adam Sandler's other #Netflix movies as good? https://t.co/MzWjT8tAx1
2/16
2020
A new season of Australia’s best TV show (no qualifier needed), #Bluey, starts on St Patrick’s Day. https://t.co/9pAivlQPXd
2/15
2020
Sandwiched between Derrida and Watchmen, there are worse places to be. https://t.co/zFIaxavOqwDenny O'Neil's guide for #Batman writers and artists describes him as "strong and athletic". Nowhere does it say Ba… https://t.co/RkKmmCEOmBNo Bat-nipples! Have they even read the comic books? https://t.co/7MyGuRUsdx https://t.co/MVtys4HQlU
2/14
2020
The Bat's out of the bag. https://t.co/oRr2YeshXl
Retweeted by Liam BurkeOnly the sprightliest sprite, 🧚‍♀️ The nimblest elf, 🧝 The wickedest old witch, 🧙‍♀️ Or the devil himself, 😈 Can ev… https://t.co/s0UaAyrBkL
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2/13
2020
Henry Winkler's inclusion in #FrenchDispatch will give every journalist the opportunity to say #WesAnderson has 'ju… https://t.co/NDasE4P6uP
2/12
2020

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