Monthly Archives: April 2011
I am going to need a few days to think about and reflect on the content of our speakers presentations and perspectives. However, I intend to blog about highlights that resonated with me and hope that some of the subscribers … Continue reading
Panel Five, Presenter Eight Melissa J. Cook M.F.A. Candidate Illinois State University Presentation Title: Writing With Paint: An Artist’s Talk Abstract: As a visual artist, “writing with images” is exactly how I view painting. My body of work incorporates a … Continue reading
Panel Four, Presenter Six Julián Serna M.A. Candidate, Visual Culture, Illinois State University Presentation Title: Performing Capitalism: Infomercials and the Public Sphere Abstract: This presentation explores the notions of subjectivity and the public sphere in the sociopolitical scenario after the … Continue reading
Panel Three, Presenter Four Lisa Phillips M.A. Candidate, Visual Culture, Illinois State University Presentation Title: Meeting Grounds: An Ethics of Seeing Faye HeavyShield Abstract: The symposium question is: What does it mean to allow images to speak for themselves–to respect … Continue reading
Panel Two, Presenter Three – In Conversation with Jeri Kelly Jennifer Baker M.A. Candidate – Art Education, Illinois State University Presentation Title: Art Education and Visual Culture: Theory Meets Practice to Address Practical Classroom Concerns Abstract: The visual arts have … Continue reading
Hello symposium enthusiasts! Over the course of the next few days I will electronically publish the symposium abstracts so you get a feel for each panelist’s presentation. Panel One, Presenter One Andrea Ferber Ph.D. Candidate University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign … Continue reading
Abstracts will be published sometime next week. I will post them for interested viewers.