To the Ends of the Earth: Journeys Ancient to Modern.
October 12-13, 2007
Jas Elsner: Visiting Professor, Art History,
Department of Classical Languages and Literature; Fellow, Corpus Christi College, Oxford.
Lisa Nakamura: Associate Professor, Department of Speech Communication and Asian American Studies. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Friday, October 12
2-4 pm- Registration in Carpenter Library
4-4:30 pm- Tea in the Quita Woodward Room
4:30-6 pm- Lecture by Lisa Nakamura
6-8 pm- Reception in the Rare Books Room, Canaday Library
Saturday, October 13
8-9am- breakfast, Quita Woodward Room
9-9:15 am- Opening remarks by Jas Elsner
9:15-10:45 am- Session 1: "Beyond the Sea"
10:45 -11 am- Coffee break, Quita Woodward Room
11- 12:30 pm- Session 2: "Fantastic Voyage"
12:30 -2pm- Lunch, Cloisters (if rain, Quita Woodward Room)
2-3:30pm - Session 3: "Like a Rolling Stone"
3:30-3:45- Coffee Break
3:45-5:15- Session 4: "Around the World"
5:15-6:30 pm- Concluding remarks by Jas Elsner and Lisa Nakamura
7-7:30 pm- Reception, TBA
8 pm- Dinner, Silk Cuisine