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Keynote presentation by Dr Susan Morris

We are delighted to welcome Dr Susan Morris to the Anti-Portraiture conference. Susan will present a keynote lecture titled: “The body that goes its own way: involuntary drawing as displaced self-portraiture”   Abstract:   James Joyce was apparently dismissive of the writing and stories of Ivan Turgenev, but, as is evident from the final section of Portrait…, … Continue reading

Anti-Portraiture: Exploring and questioning the limits of the portrait

Deadline now extended to FRIDAY 19th APRIL. Papers should be approx twenty minutes in length. We welcome proposals from early career academics, post-doctoral researchers and doctoral students working in a range of disciplines, including art history, literature, cultural studies and film and media studies. Please send a 250 word abstract and a copy of your … Continue reading