ILLINOIS Program for Research Humanities
A ONE-DAY SYMPOSIUM
MEMORY AND THE VISUAL
FRIDAY, APRIL 1
8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
I HOTEL AND CONFERENCE CENTER
1900 SOUTH FIRST STREET, CHAMPAIGN
– FEATURING KEYNOTE PRESENTATIONS BY:
* MARITA STURKEN (Media, Culture, and Communication, NYU)
“Visuality and the Memory of War: The Erasure of Iraq”
* LISA SALTZMAN (History of Art, Bryn Mawr)
“Stages of Memory: Charlotte Salomon and Chantal Akerman in Berlin”
* ERIKA DOSS (American Studies, Notre Dame)
“Memorial Mania: Public Feeling in America”
– ALSO FEATURING:
Jonathan Ebel (Religion, UI)
Cara A. Finnegan (Communication, UI)
Elisabeth R. Friedman (Art History, ISU)
Philip Graham (English/Creative Writing, UI)
Martin J. Holland (Landscape Architecture, UI)
Kristine Nielsen (IPRH Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellow, UI)
Anke Pinkert (Germanic Languages and Literatures/Media and Cinema Studies, UI)
David Prochaska (History, UI)
Michael Rothberg (English/Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Initiative, UI)
Gabriel Solis (Music/African American Studies/Anthropology, UI)
Deke Weaver (New Media/Art + Design, UI)
Terri Weissman (Art History, UI)
THE FULL SYMPOSIUM SCHEDULE, SPEAKER BIOGRAPHIES, AND PRESENTATION ABSTRACTS CAN BE FOUND ON THE IPRH WEB CALENDAR, HERE:
THE SYMPOSIUM IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
The I Hotel and Conference Center is located at the intersection of First Street and St. Mary’s Road (south of Assembly Hall).
Free parking is available; the I Hotel is also served by the MTD’s 9 Brown and 1 Yellow Routes.
For more information about this symposium, please contact the IPRH at 244-3344 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
805 West Pennsylvania Avenue, MC-057
Urbana, IL 61801
Tel: (217) 244-3344
Fax: (217) 333-9617