Please find below the Call for Papers for the Transmission conference (Apologies for any cross postings)
Revised deadline for Abstracts: Monday 29th March 2010
About the conference
Transmission: Hospitality takes place 1-3 July 2010, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK www.transmission.uk.com<http://www.transmission.uk.com/>
Guests: Clegg and Guttmann<http://www.culture24.org.uk/places+to+go/north+west/manchester/art39574> (Artists, Germany), Juliet Flower MacCannell<http://www.faculty.uci.edu/scripts/UCIFacultyProfiles/DetailDept.CFM?ID=3300> (Professor Emerita of Comparative Literature and English, UC Irvine) Ahuvia Kahane<http://www.rhul.ac.uk/Classics/AK/index.html> (Professor of Greek, Royal Holloway, University of London), Esther Leslie<http://www.bbk.ac.uk/eh/staff/LeslieEsther> (Professor in Political Aesthetics, Birkbeck, University of London) Dany Nobus<http://www.brunel.ac.uk/about/leadership/nobus.bspx> (Professor, School of Social Sciences, Brunel, University West London), Blake Stimson<http://mitpress.mit.edu/catalog/author/default.asp?aid=1059> (Professor of Art History, University of California)
Transmission: Hospitality aims to address the relation between the various modes of analysis and communication that comprehend art. This conference will be set in a transdisciplinary and transcultural context where dialogues between artists, writers, critics, curators, and academics will be welcomed as a method for generating, mediating, and reflecting experience and knowledge about the way art is received.
Host: art and responsibility, art and ethics, art and psychoanalysis, cultures of curating, hospitality and film
Stranger: art and the foreigner (or the odd, eccentric and uncanny), art and philosophy, multidisciplinary practice
Friend: art and dialogue, art and community, art and politics, collaborative practice
You are invited to submit either an abstract for an individual paper or a proposal for a panel of papers on a theme relevant the conference as described above. Please provide full contact details with your abstract or panel proposal. The deadline for abstracts is Monday 29 March.
Abstracts for individual papers should be no longer than 250 words and proposals for panels of three papers should be no longer than 500 words. Please submit by email to [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>.
For an informal chat about sending a proposal, contact: Dr Jaspar Joseph-Lester [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> and Dr Sharon Kivland [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
For full details, go to www.transmission.uk.com<http://www.transmission.uk.com/>
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