Joyce and Visual Culture - SAMLA, Durham, NC, Nov. 9-11, 2012

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South Atlantic Modern Language Assoc./Society for Critical Exchange
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Papers are invited on Joyce's engagements with visual culture in any aspect. Potential topics include but are not limited to: intersections between Joyce's work and emerging visual technologies such as cinema, photography, print advertising, or animation; Joyce's verbal experimentation in relation to his use of visual rhetoric; mediations and/or interpretations of Joyce's texts via film, illustration, web-based digital media, performance; biographical or thematic readings of seeing, blindness, and visuality in Joyce; the reader as spectator, and spectacle as expressive mode in Joyce; investigations of Joycean textuality, interpretation, pleasure, imagination, and memory as visual modalities; historical explorations of modernist visual culture in relation to Joyce. By June 30, 2012, please submit (e-mail preferred) one-page proposals or abstracts, along with any requests for audio-visual support, to Nicholas Miller, Loyola University Maryland,