Overwhelming Nature: Confronting Catastrophe and the Sublime in the Arts and Humanities
Mahindra Humanities Center Graduate Student Conference
Harvard University | 25–26 March 2023
Conference Coordinators: Elaine Chen & Therese Shire
The present conference seeks scholarly contributions across disciplinary and national borders that explore accounts of the experience of facing natural catastrophes. The conference will consider the potential and limits of understanding catastrophic experiences through the concept of sublimity.