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Journal of Visual Culture

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



January 31  

Andrew Douglas

Director of Education
(Bryn Mawr Film Institute)
"John Candy's Working-Class Body"
Larry Nees Department of Art History
(University of Delaware)
"Beginnings of Islamic Visual Culture"
February 14
No Colloquium College Art Association Annual Conference, New York, NY

Jena Osman Department of English
(Temple University)

"Public Figures "

Catherine Conybeare

Department of Latin, Greek and Classical Studies
(Bryn Mawr College)


"Beyond Word and Image: Aural Patterning in Augustine's Confessions "

Bryan Burns Department of Classics
(University of Southern California)


"Minoan Epiphanies: The Divine Visions of Sir Arthur Evans and Carolee Schneemann"  

March 14

No Colloquium

Spring Break

Steven Shaviro

Department of English
(Wayne State University)

"Time and Affect: Film in the Age of the Digital"

March 28
(Speaker Cancellation)
Richard Meyer

Department of History of Art
University of Pennsylvania

"What Was Contemporary Art?"

April 4 Oliver Gaycken Department of English
(Temple University)

"The Price of Seeing Too Well: Billy Wilder's Lonely Investigators"

April 11 Howard Singerman Department of Art and Architectural History
(University of Virginia)

"On Mike Kelley's Educational Complex"

April 18 Ignacio Gallup-Diaz

Department of History
(Bryn Mawr College)

"Imaginary Emperors and Fanciful Maps: The Visual Legacy of the Early Modern Pirate"