CFP: Sensory Modernism(s): Cultures of Perception

‘Sensory Modernism(s)’, seeks to address the interrelationship of modernism with sensory perception. The spirit of the conference is interdisciplinary, and invokes characterisations of modernism derived from a wide range of discursive domains. The one-day conference will be held at the University of Leeds on Thursday May 21.

Keynote Speakers: Dr Richard Brown, Dr Christina Bradstreet, Caro Verbeek

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We invite proposals for twenty-minute papers which address the theme of modernism and the senses. Papers may address, but are in no way limited to, the following topics and their relevance to the general scope of the conference:

Philosophy
Psychoanalysis
Cinematography
Radio
Medicine
Anthropology
Aesthetics
Linguistics
Literature and the marketplace
Animals
Sexuality

Abstracts of 200-300 words, with a brief bio of no more than 200 words, should be emailed tosensorymodernisms2015@gmail.com by 15 April 2015.