CFP: Graduate Student Symposium in Art History/ The University of Alabama and the University of Alabama at Birmingham Joint MA Program in Art History

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 14, 2018
Location: 
Alabama, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Area Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Humanities, Fine Arts

The University of Alabama and the University of Alabama at Birmingham Joint Program for the MA in Art History announces The 24th Annual Graduate Student Symposium in Art History

 

Symposium hosted by the  Department of Art and Art History at  The University of Alabama

on Friday, 1 March 2019

 

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Catherine Zuromskis

Assistant Professor

School of Photographic Arts and Sciences

Rochester Institute of Technology

The Symposium will take place on The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Paper proposals are invited from MA students in all fields of art history and may include completed research as well as works in progress. Presentations are limited to 20 minutes and will be followed by discussion.

 

Please submit a 250-word abstract and a one-page c.v. on or before Friday, 14 December 2018 (by e-mail) to both: Dr. Lucy Curzon (lcurzon@ua.edu) and Dr. Cathleen Cummings (ccummings@uab.edu). Notification of acceptance will be made by 7 January 2019. Please do not hesitate to contact Dr. Curzon or Dr. Cummings with questions.

 

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Undergraduate Poster Session Proposals

To encourage the work of emerging scholars in the discipline, we also invite undergraduate art history majors to submit proposals for presentations of senior-level or thesis work in a poster session, to be held during the day of the Symposium. Proposals should consist of a 250-word abstract regarding the project and be accompanied by a letter of recommendation from the student’s advisor or major professor. Please submit completed proposals Friday, 14 December 2018 (by e-mail) to Dr. Tanja Jones (tljones10@as.ua.edu). Notification of acceptance will be made by 7 January 2019. Please do not hesitate to contact Dr. Jones with questions.

Contact Info: 

Dr. Lucy Curzon (lcurzon@ua.edu)

Dr. Cathleen Cummings (ccummings@uab.edu)

Dr. Tanja Jones (tljones10@as.ua.edu)