Conference Schedule

The Early Modern Center Presents: Bodies and Boundaries, 1500-1800

 

Friday, March 9 | Mosher Alumni Hall

1:00 PM // Welcoming Remarks, James Kearney (University of California, Santa Barbara)

1:05 PM // Panel 1 | Gender, Race, Religion: Crossing Borders

Moderator, Nicole Stark (University of California, Santa Barbara)

    Debra Bronstein (Pasadena City College)

    Madeline Lesser (University of California, Berkley)

2:05 PM // Roundtable 1 | Bodies in Performance 

Moderator, Joyce King (University of California, Santa Barbara)

   Olivia Sabee (Swarthmore College)

   Dominic Sevieri (University of Georgia)

   Anita Raychawdhuri (University of California, Santa Barbara)

   Milena Messner (University of California, Santa Barbara)

3:05 PM // Coffee Break

3:20 PM // Keynote

Michelle Burnham (Santa Clara University)

4:50 PM // Ride-Shares to Dinner

5:30 PM // Conference Dinner

                    Barbareño, 205 W. Canon Perdido, Santa Barbara, CA

 

Saturday, March 10 | McCune Conference Room

9:15 AM // Coffee

9:45 // Welcoming Remarks, Katie Adkison (University of California, Santa Barbara)

9:50 // Panel 2 | Intimate Poetics: Body and Form

Moderator, Jessica Zisa (University of California, Santa Barbara)

    Lisa Jennings (Texas A&M University)

    Marinela Golemi & Matthew Pascucci (Arizona State University)

    Nicholas Fenech (Stanford University)

11:10 AM // Panel 3 | Transmission of Affect: Feeling Bodies

Moderator, Giorgina Paiella (University of California, Santa Barbara)

    Kristen McCants (University of California, Santa Barbara)

     Jillian Luke (University of Edinburgh)

     Lina Jiang (Fordham University)

     Brendan Ezvan (University of Pittsburgh)

12:45 PM // Lunch

2:00 PM // Keynote

Laurie Shannon (Northwestern University)

3:30 PM // Coffee Break

3:45 PM // Roundtable 2 | Eco-Boundaries

Moderator, Jeremy Chow (University of California, Santa Barbara)

    Chelsea Silva (University of California, Riverside)

    Karoline Pasciano (University of British Columbia)

    Danilo Caputo (University of California, Irvine)

    Berna Artan (Fordham University)

    Alec Fisher (University of Washington)

    Unita Ahdifard (University of California, Santa Barbara)

5:00 PM // Conference Conclusion and Wine Reception