International Film Conference (IV TECMERIN Academic Meeting): Digital Imaginaries of the South: Stories of Belonging and Uprooting in Hispanic Cinemas, October 18-20, 2017, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid / Casa de América (Madrid)
- The representation of migrations, displacements, exile, and diaspora.
- Transnational flows of cultural, economic, and human capital in the production and circulation of cinema.
- The reconfiguration of the regional, national, and transnational Hispanic interactions within the new century.
- Public discourses and film policies within the region.
- Hybridization and identity in the narratives on colonization, decolonization, and revolutionary processes.
- Activism and digital praxis.
- Genres, authors, stars.
- Film cultures and cinephilia: festivals, publications, and digital platforms.
- Minor cinemas: indigenismo, experimental, and/or militant cinemas.
- Historiographic, theoretical, and methodological problems of so-called Hispanic, Iberian, and Latin American cinemas.
For the next annual conference of the College Art Association (CAA), scheduled for 21-24 February 2018 in Los Angeles, the American Society for Hispanic Art Historical Studies is organizing a panel in memory of the Hispanist Gridley McKim-Smith (1943-2013). The chairs, Mey-Yen Moriuchi and Mark Castro, invite paper proposals by August 14.
Conference: Visual culture and women’s political identity in the early modern Iberian world II, Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies at the University of Nottingham, 21-22 September 2017
In addition this conference is pleased to announce a plenary lecture by Juliet Perkins, King’s College London.
Thursday 21st September
9:30-11:00 Session 1) Iconographies of authority
Chair: Jean Andrews
María Morrás, Departament d’Humanitats, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
La iconografía mariana en la Corona de Aragón y la orden de la Jarra
Inmaculada Rodríguez Moya, Universitat Jaume I
Reinas Fuertes: Poder, Religión Y Familia En La Representación De Las Mujeres Habsburgo
11:30 – 1:00 Session 2) Religious identity in word and image
Chair: Jeremy Roe
Jean Andrews, University of Nottingham
Josefa in Óbidos: painting under the sign of Luisa de Guzmán
Joana Serrado, University of Oxford
Six characters in search of a Canon: Saintliness as Feminist Subjectivity in the Early Modern Portuguese Empire
2:00 – 4:00 Session 3) Iberian Queens and their courts
Chair: Carla Alferes Pinto, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Laura Oliván, Universidad de Granada
Dresses, Portraits and Spaces: Female Identities at the Alcázar (1621-1665)
Mercedes Llorente, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
The portrayal of two Iberian Queens: Luisa Gusmão and Mariana of Austria
Susana Varela Flor, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Catherine of Braganza: the iconographic strategies of a Catholic Queen in a Protestant Kingdom (1662-1693)
4:30 Plenary Lecture
Juliet Perkins, King’s College London
Guilherme Debrie’s engravings for Theatro Comico Portuguez
Friday 22nd September
9:30-11:00 Session 4) The Queen’s household
Chair: Jeremy Lawrance
Vanessa de Cruz Medina, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Objects and Agency: Visual Culture and the Political Identity of Ladies-in-Waiting to the Habsburg Courts
Jeremy Roe, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Luisa de Gusmão and the staging of political identity
11:00- 11:30 Coffee
11:30-1:00 Session 5) Discussion
Concluding address: Jeremy Lawrance, University of Nottingham