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Journal of Visual Culture

Colloquium in Visual Culture —FALL 2007
Thomas Library 224
Wednesday, 12:30 - 1:45 pm
Refreshments Served

September 19

Branden Joseph

Department of Art and Archaeology Columbia University
"A Medical Text for the Eyes: Tony Conrad's The Flicker in the Context of Control"

Elaine Beretz Center for Visual Culture
Bryn Mawr College
"Glimpsing a Lost Urban Culture through Scraps of Beauvais Romanesque"
David Joselit Department of History of Art
Yale University

"Art and Life: Toward an Ethics of Images"

Amiram Amitai Program in Hebrew and Judaic Studies
Bryn Mawr College

"Fascination, Projection and Naiveté: Visions of Israel in American Movies of the '50s and '60s"

October 17


No Colloquium

Fall Break


Timothy McCall Department of Art History
Villanova University

"The Sons of Nicolò: Court Bastards, Nobility, and Power in Fifteenth-Century Ferrara"  

Judith Rodenbeck

Department of Art History
Sarah Lawrence College

"Working to Learn Together"

Martha Lucy

Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow
Barnes Foundation

"Into the Primeval Slime: Body and Self in Redon's Evolutionary Universe"

Priya Joshi

Department of English
Temple University

"Unspeakable Desires: Mother, Son, and the Jocasta Complex"

November 21 No Colloquium Thanksgiving Break

November 28 Martha Easton Department of History of Art
Bryn Mawr College

"'Was It Good For You Too?' Eroticism in Medieval Art and Its Audiences"

Posters designed by Lisa M. Kolonay