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2018 AAHVS Graduate Student Symposium

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Friday, February 16, 2018
2:30 pm - 6:30 pm
David E. Little, Ph.D. (Director & Chief Curator, Mead Art Museum, Amherst College), Nicole Gaglia (AAHVS Ph.D. Student), Emilie Anne-Yvonne Luse (AAHVS Ph.D. Student), Jessica Orzulak (AAHVS Ph.D. Student)

The 2018 AAHVS Graduate Student Symposium will take place on Friday, February 16, 2018 from 2:30pm-6:30pm in Smith Warehouse, Bay 10, second floor, Room A266.

Symposium Papers will be presented between 2:30pm-4:30pm. Nicole Gaglia (AAHVS PhD student) will present "Spectacular Health: Japan at the 1911 International Hygiene Exhibition." Emilie Anne-Yvonne Luse (AAHVS PhD student) will present "The Look of Neo-Humanism: Fascism and the Melancholic Pax Romana of the Parisian Art Critic Waldemar George, 1927-1938." Jessica Orzulak (AAHVS PhD student) will present "Performing a Reverse Anthropology: La Pocha Nostra's Ethno-Techno: Evil Others and Identity Thieves."

The Keynote Address from Dr. David E. Little (Director & Chief Curator, Mead Art Museum, Amherst College) is titled "Tell It Like It Is - or Could Be: The "Art" of Photography" and will take place from 5:00pm-6:30pm.

The 2018 AAHVS Graduate Symposium Chair is Claudia Marion Stemberger.

Attendance is free and open to the public. Paid visit parking lots are located on Maxwell Avenue.

Contact: David Massung