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Trans-Figurations: Feminism, Art and Global Futures (Leicester)

September 22, 2014

Feminist art and theory, and global studies share a tendency to ‘think across’ disciplines, gender, place or materiality. This symposium will present discussions between invited artists, curators and art historians/ theorists, who develop ‘trans-figurations’ – material.forms of thought operating across gender, place and belonging through explorations of recent artistic practice.Keynote speaker: Professor Gill Perry, Open UniversitySpeakers: Giulia Lamoni, Malin Hedlin Hayden, Line Nyhagen-Predelli, Maria Photiou

Jointly convened by the Sexual Politics Research Group and the Communication, Culture and Citizenship Research Challenge (Loughborough University) and Winchester Centre for Global Futures in Art Design & Media (Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton).

Registration fee includes attendance and refreshments. The event is free for students.


Loughborough University
44(0)1509 228901
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New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Lord Mayors Room, 53 New Walk
Leicester, LE1 7EA United Kingdom
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+44 (0)116 225 4900
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