Seminar 2013

New time: Tuesdays 15.00-16.30

During the spring semester of 2013 the Critical Heritage Group is running a seminar series on Tuesdays 15.00-16.30 (see below for venue). All welcome! Inquiries: staffan.appelgren@gu.se

March 19, 15.00-16.30, room 332, HDK (School of Design and Crafts), University of Gothenburg
Bennett, Jill (2005) “Insides, Outsides: Trauma, Affect and Art” in Empathic Vision: Trauma, Affect, and Contemporary Art. Stanford: Stanford University Press. email for info

March 12, 15.00-16.30, room A413, School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg
Highmore, Ben (2010), “Bitter After Taste: Affect, Food, and Social Aesthetics,” in Gregg and Seigworth (eds), The Affect Theory Reader. Durham: Duke University Press. email for info

March 5, cancelled

Feb 26, 15.00-16.30, room C452, Humanities, University of Gothenburg
Ahmed, Sara (2010) “Happy Objects” in Seigworth & Gregg (eds) The Affect Theory Reader. Durham: Duke University Press. email for info

Feb 19, 15.00-16.30, room 601b HDK (School of Design and Crafts), University of Gothenburg
Kozel, Susan (2012) “AffeXity: Performing Affect with Augmented Reality” in The Fibreculture Journal, no 21

Feb 12, 15.00-16.30, room 3071, Dept of Conservation, University of Gothenburg
Gregory, Kate and Andrea Witcomb (2007) “Beyond nostalgia: the role of affect in generating historical understanding at heritage sites” in Watson, S., S. MacLeod & S. Knell (eds.) Museum Revolutions: How Museums Change and are Changed. London: Routledge (in dropbox folder).

Feb 5, 15.00-16.30, room E401:b, Humanities, University of Gothenburg
Curti, Giorgio Hadi (2008) “From a wall of bodies to a body of walls: Politics of affect | Politics of memory | Politics of war” in Emotion, Space and Society 1(2):106–118 university library download

Jan 29, 15.00-16.30, room 332, HDK (School of Design and Crafts), University of Gothenburg
Massumi, Brian (1995) “The Autonomy of Affect” in Cultural Critique, 31:83-109. University Library

Jan 22, 15.00-16.30, room E509, School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg
Navaro Yashin, Yael (2009) “Affective Spaces, Melancholic Objects: Ruination and the Production of Anthropological Knowledge” in Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 15: 1-18. University Library

Jan 15, 10.15-12.00, room 3071, Dept of Conservation, University of Gothenburg
Seigworth, G. J. & M. Gregg (2010) “An Inventory of Shimmers” in Seigworth & Gregg (eds) The Affect Theory Reader. Durham: Duke University Press.
Mazzarella, William (2009) “Affect: What is it Good for?” in Saurabh Dube (ed.) Enchantments of Modernity: Empire, Nation, Globalization. London: Routledge.