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HOME: DEPARTURE AND DESTINATION

October 4-5, 2013

 

Bryn Mawr College welcomes you to the Ninth Biennial Graduate Group Symposium. This student-run Symposium brings brings together an interdisciplinary group of graduate students to present their research related to concepts of Home.

Keynote Talk: "The Membrology of Home: Tales from the Archaeological Underground"
Kostis Kourelis, Assistant Professor of Art History, Franklin and Marshall College
Friday, October 4, 4:30 PM
Rhys Carpenter Library, Lecture room B21
With tea at 4 in the Quita Woodward Room

Graduate Student Papers
Saturday, October 5, 9-6
Rhys Carpenter Library, Lecture room B21

The biennial Graduate Group Student Symposium is one of the Graduate Group's significant shared enterprises at Bryn Mawr. Organized entirely by students, these ambitious symposia attract graduate students from all over the United States and from other countries to contribute papers on such interdisciplinary themes as, "Feed Your Head: Food as Material and Metaphor" (2011); "Thievery: The Anxiety of Influence and Appropriation" (2009); and "To the Ends of the Earth: Journeys Ancient to Modern" (2007).

This year's symposium is sponsored by the Graduate Group, the Center for Visual Culture, the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, the Department of Classical & Near Eastern Archaeology, the Department of Greek, Latin, & Classical Studies, and the Department of History of Art.

 
Walking House by Laurie Simmons

Laurie Simmons Walking House, 1994, HC09-4977,

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections, Haverford, PA.

Courtesy of Laurie Simmons and Salon 94.

 

 
Last Updated on 8/28/2013 by damoroso@brynmawr.edu