Eating Otherwise: An Interdisciplinary Symposium on Food and Culture. 28th February - 1st March 2015
We are pleased to invite 250 word abstract proposals for papers or panels for the two-day interdisciplinary symposium on food and culture titled 'Eating Otherwise'. The conference will be held at Lancaster University, Department of English & Creative Writing on the 28th of February and 1st of March 2015.
The main areas of investigation include but are not limited to:
- Food in literature / literary food;
- Food in Films and TV;
- Food in Art;
- Food in Philosophy;
- Food and (Bio)politics;
- Food and Technology;
- Food and the Body;
- Food, Places, Memory;
- Food Movements;
- Food and Animals;
- Food and Sex (Aphrodisiac Food, Food in Pornography, Food Porn);
- Sacred/Profane Food;
- Sinister/Subversive/Gothic Food;
- Posthuman Food;
- Gendered Eating;
- Food and Queer Theory;
- Healthy Eating/Eating Disorders;
- Pleasurable/Shameful Eating.
Abstracts to be sent by the 1st of October 2014 to the email address firstname.lastname@example.org, alongside any questions. Thank you.
The Eating Otherwise Organising Committee