2017 Spring Symposium




April 22, 2017
10:00 – 3:00 pm

Timken Lecture Hall

San Francisco


Angela Berry

W(h)etting the Word: Roni Horn’s Footnoted River (The River Thames, for Example)


Jamee Crusan

Queer Exhaustion, Desire and Disorientation


Kristin Landowski

Picturing Dis-Ease: The Imagery of Breast Cancer in Pink-Ribbon Culture and the Final Works of Jo Spence


Carolina Magis Weinberg

Rivane Neuenschwander’s Accents: Accenting Rivane Neuenschwander 


Gilda Posada

Low N’ Slow: The Evolution into Xicanx


Becca Roy-O’Gorman

Constructed Encounters: Performance and the Colonial Gaze at Plimoth Plantation


Lindsay Tunkl

Tragic Optimism: Angst, Affect, and Affirmation in the works of Dario Robleto and Felix Gonzalez-Torres


Amanda Walters

Constructing Paradise: The South Florida Narrative That Stuck