Ron Burnett

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Ron Burnett (born 24 May 1947, London, England) is the president and vice-chancellor of Emily Carr University of Art and Design and the author of Cultures of Vision: Images, Media and the Imaginary,[1] published by Indiana University Press in 1995 and How Images Think published by MITPress.[2] He is the editor of Explorations in Film Theory published in 1991 by Indiana University Press.[3] He is the author of over 150 published articles and book chapters. He is an adjunct professor at York University, and is one of the founders of Canadian Film Studies through a journal that he developed and edited, Ciné-Tracts, from 1976 until 1982.[4] Dr. Burnett is now completing his 19th year as President and Vice-Chancellor. He is building a new 122.5 million dollar campus for Emily Carr at the Great Northern Way site owned by BCIT, UBC, Emily Carr and SFU.[5]


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  1. ^ Cultures of Vision: Images, Media and the Imaginary
  2. ^ How Images Think
  3. ^ Explorations in Film Theory
  4. ^ Ciné-Tracts
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  6. ^ McGill Alumni
  7. ^ Chancellery of Canada
  8. ^ [1]
  9. ^ Board of Governors, Emily Carr University of Art and Design
  10. ^ "B.C. academic to get French honours" by Marsha Lederman, The Globe and Mail. Retrieved 3 June 2010.
  11. ^ Chancellery of Canada
  12. ^ Canadian Academy of Arts "Members since 1880" Check |url= value (help). Retrieved 31 December 2013. 
  13. ^ "Governor General Announces 90 New Appointments to the Order of Canada". 30 December 2013. 
  14. ^ "Government of British Columbia announces sixteen new appointments to the Order of BC, Canada". 15 June 2015. 

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