Please join us for the 14th Annual Undergraduate Art History Symposium & UBC Undergraduate Journal of Art History and Visual Culture Issue 9 launch from 2-7 PM on April 6, 2018 at the UBC Audain Art Centre (6398 University Blvd, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4). Shortly after the symposium will be the launch UJAH's annual print publication.
We aim to foster a supportive environment for research at the undergraduate level. Accepted students will present their research in order to receive feedback and showcase some of the undergraduate research regarding art history and visual culture. Their abstracts will be published in the physical print publication of the UBC Undergraduate Journal of Art History, and the entire essay will be available on www.ubcujah.com.
Please arrive at least 10-15 minutes early in order to ensure a seat. The symposium will take place in the Audain Art Centre, Room 1002.
2:10 - 2:40 PM: Karina Greenwood, "The Tartan Ladies: A Comparative Analysis of Tartan and Gender through Queen Victoria and the Scottish Suffragettes"
2:45 - 3:15 PM: Jeffrey Tse, "The Offender Behind the Lens: Enduring Ethical Legacy of Beitler’s Lynching Photograph"
3:20 - 3:30 PM: Intermission
3:45 - 4:15 PM: Brenna Goodwin, "Secure the Shadow E're the Substance Fade": How Post-Mortem Photography Captures and Evades"
4:20 - 4:50 PM: Maxim Greer, "Re-Branding and Hybridization: New Approaches to 'Drag' in the Age of Neoliberal Queer "Affirmation"
5:00 - 7:00 PM: UJAH Issue 9 Launch Party in Audain Art Centre Lobby
Snacks, coffee, and tea will be provided.
Please RSVP on Facebook at this link: https://www.facebook.com/events/171077126952413/
Note: It is not necessary to RSVP in order to attend the event, however it is much appreciated if attendees RSVP’d ahead of time.
This event is a result of the collaboration of:
The UBC Art History Students’ Association
The UBC Undergraduate Journal of Art History and Visual Culture
The UBC Department of Art History, Visual Art & Theory
The UBC Social Justice Centre
We would like to acknowledge that this event is taking place on the traditional, ancestral, unceded territory of the Musqueam people.