H-Emotions will provide a discussion forum for scholars of emotion, affect, and sentiment across time and space.  We welcome subscribers from all fields of study throughout the world!

Recent Content

CfP for the Panel: Identity in the Visual, Bruges, Belgium, 25 - 26 January 2019

Papers on emotions and their impact on visual representations of identities or in identity making practices in Europe are welcomed! Papers dealing with emotional reception of visual discursive representations of migration and/or displacement, feelings of Europeaness and belonging, emotive evaluations of inclusion/exclusion nexuses are valuable contributions to the conferemce.


New Publication: Visualising Human Rights

This new publication may be of interest to H-Emotions readers.

Jane Lydon (ed.) Visualising Human Rights, Crawley: University of Western Australia Press, 2018.

When the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in Paris on 10 December 1948, photography was considered a ‘universal language’ that would communicate across barriers of race and culture. 70 years later it is timely to examine the cultural impact of the framework of human rights through visual culture.