Absent Bodies, Invisible Histories

13 December 2019 - 10 h 00 min - 12 h 00 min


Required Reading: Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby, “Negative-Positive Truths,” in Representations 113: 1 (Winter 2011), pp. 16-38—PDF available on Jstor

*Presentation 1: Krista Thompson, “The Evidence of Things Not Photographed: Slavery and Historical Memory in the British West Indies,” in Representations 113: 1 (Winter 2011), pp. 39-71—PDF available on Jstor

*Presentation 2: Richard J. Powell, “Herein Lie Buried Many Things,” in African American Art: Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights Era, and Beyond, Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2012, 13-33.

*Presentation 3: Dana Luciano and Mel Y. Chen, “Has the Queer Ever Been Human?,” GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies 21: 2–3 (2015): 183-207—PDF provided by the instructor

>> The Self Imagined: Portraiture, Identity, and Difference in American Art

Instructor: Tatsiana Zhurauliova

Location
Terra Foundation for American Art Center,
Conference Room
121 rue de Lille, 75007 Paris