"The Desert in Historical Imagination"
Department: The Center for Early CulturesDate and Time: March 11, 2016 | 12:30 PM-5:30 PM
Event Location: Humanities Gateway 1010
Please join us for a series of talks given on "The Desert in Historical Imagination." For full event schedule, please click the title link.
1-2:15: Ann Marie Yasin, USC
"Making Place in the Medieval Desert: Monks, Pilgrims, and Sacred Landscape in the Sinai"
Respondent: Roland Belancourt, UCI
2:15-3:30: Irina Dumitrescu (RFW-Universitaet Bonn)
"Phantom Aesthetics and the Fluid Desert"
Respondent: Elizabeth Allen, UCI
3:45-5:00 pm: Vittoria Di Palma, USC
"Desert as Wasteland"
Respondent: Amy Powell, UCI