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Colloquium in Visual Culture —Fall 2009
Thomas Library 224
Wednesday, 12:30 - 1:45 pm
Refreshments Served

September 16

Dale Kinney

Department of History of Art
Bryn Mawr College
"Seeking Medieval Roman Churches: What you See Is What You Get"
Bob Rehak
Film and Media Studies
Swarthmore College

"Texts and Objects: The Material Life of Media Fictions"

September 30

Daniel Harkett
Department of History of Art
Rhode Island School of Design

"Race, Visual Culture, and the Social Space in Restoration France"


David Cast
Department of History of Art
Bryn Mawr College

"The Return of the Renaissance"

October 14

No Colloquium

Fall Break


October 21

Symposium on Drawing the Line: Comics and the Art of Social Transformation:

"Revisiting Identity: Observations on Race and Contemporary Art"

Co-sponsored by the Hurford Humanities Center, Haverford College

Hoang Nguyen


Department of English and Program in Film Studies
Bryn Mawr College

"The Politics of Starch"

November 4

No Colloquium

American Studies Annual Conference, Washington DC



Sanjay Subrahmanyam

Nayim and Pratima Doshi Chair of Indian History, UCLA
2009 Flexner Lecturer, Bryn Mawr College

"Mr. Picart and the Religion of

Chris Cagle
Department of Film and Media Arts
Temple University

"Hollywood Mannerisms"

November 25
No Colloquium
Thanksgiving Break

December 2

Peter Feng
Department of English
University of Delaware

"Power Rangers and Iron Chefs: Japan, U.S., and the Global TV Market"


Posters designed by
Lisa M. Kolonay