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AHA Graduate Research Symposium: Art & Politics

Friday, April 28, 2017 at 10:00am to 3:30pm

Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art (JSMA), Papé Reception Hall
1430 Johnson Lane, Eugene, OR, 97403

The University of Oregon's Department of the History of Art and Architecture announces its 13th Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art on April 28, 2017.

This cross-cultural, interdisciplinary symposium will host papers and presentations by graduate and undergraduate students exploring the relationship between art and politics. The papers will consider political art across a variety of regions and time periods and address themes such as resistance, preservation, memory, and identity.


Schedule of Events:

10:00–11:15am Welcome and Undergraduate Session: Art and Identity

11:15am–12:45pm Graduate Morning Session: Art and Activism

12:45–2:00pm Lunch Break

2:00–3:30pm Graduate Afternoon session: Art and Propaganda


This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. Please also join us after the Symposium for a reception and keynote address by Dr. Nizan Shaked in Lawrence Hall 115.