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Critical Interventions in Latin/x American Art and Visual Culture

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Join scholars from a range of humanities fields in a discussion-oriented symposium focused on modern and contemporary U.S. Latinx and Latin American art and visual culture. The fruit of a multi-year interdisciplinary working group, speakers will present on their current projects, including examinations of architecture, film, installation, painting, photography, video, and social media practices of artists and activists.

Friday, April 13, 9:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday, April 14, 10:30am – 5:00pm


Mary K. Coffey, Associate Professor, Art History, Dartmouth College
Natalia de la Rosa, Postdoctoral Associate, Franklin Humanities Institute, Duke University
Sergio Delgado Moya, Associate Professor, Romance Languages and Literatures, Harvard University
George Flaherty, Associate Professor, Art and Art History, University of Texas, Austin
Esther Gabara, E. Blake Byrne Associate Professor, Romance Studies and Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Duke University
Laura G. Gutiérrez, Interim Chair and Associate Professor, Mexican American and Latina/o Studies, University of Texas, Austin
Adriana Michele Campos Johnson, Associate Professor, Comparative Literature, University of California, Irvine
China Medel, Assistant Professor, Communication, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Adele Nelson, Assistant Professor, Art and Art History, University of Texas, Austin
Fernando J. Rosenberg, Professor and Chair, Romance Studies, Film, and Comparative Literature, Brandeis University
Roberto Tejada, Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished Professor, Creative Writing, English, and Art History, University of Houston
Camilo Trumper, Associate Professor, Transnational Studies, University of Buffalo

For more information on symposium schedule and speakers, please download the 2018 program.

Center for Latin American Visual Studies (CLAVIS)

Department of Mexican American & Latina/o Studies (MALS)
Department of Art and Art History

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