[spectre] CFP Visual Sociology Conference, New York

Pelin Tan pelintan at gmail.com
Fri May 4 09:30:46 CEST 2007

Dear All,

Please feel free to apply with related proposals or forward the announcement :

International Visual Sociology Conference, New York,
10-11. August. 2007
<http://www.visualsociology.org/> www.visualsociology.org

Session: Visual Production and Social Disaster

Chairs:  Pelin Tan (Istanbul Technical University-Institute of Social 
Sciences) and Dee Britton (Colgate University)

Social disasters are events that that cause collapse of anticipated 
social protections and therefore transform the normative 
public/private division. Social disasters alter human actions, 
interactions, social institutions and community narrative. This 
session will examine how visual representations of social disasters 
are produced and how those representations impact social interaction, 
social structure, and the establishment of a collective memory of the 

For further information or to send abstracts or completed papers 
please contact: Pelin Tan (Istanbul Technical University-Institute of 
Social Sciences-Art History Dept.) Email: <mailto:pelintan at gmail.com> 
pelintan at gmail.com and Dee Britton (Colgate University) Email: 
<mailto:dbritton at mail.colgate.edu>dbritton at mail.colgate.edu

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