Emit Conference 2012 
Call or Papers

The Florida Atlantic University is organizing The Early modern Image and Text Society Bi-Annual Conference, hosted by the Department of Languages, Linguistics and Comparative Literature and The Arthur and Mata Jaffe Center for Book Arts. It will take place this October 25-28, 2012 in Boca Raton, Florida. Deadline to submit abstracts: March 31st, 2012.
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Symposio El Apocalipsis en el Nuevo Mundo 

Nuestro Proyecto, The Hispanic Baroque, tiene el gusto de invitar a Symposio, El Apocalipsis en el Nuevo Mundo que tomará lugar el 29 y 30 de Septiembre en la BNP y el 1ro de Octubre en la Pontificia universidad católica del Perú. The Hispanic Baroque a traves del SSHRC es uno delos patrocinadores del "Apocalipsis en el Nuevo Mundo"
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Homenaje a Bolivar Echeverría 

La Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México invita al Coloquio Internacional Modernidad y Resistencias, Homenaje a Bolivar Echeverría, que tomará lugar EL 20, 21 y 22 de Septiembre en la UNAM
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Upcoming GRISO activities

During the first week of August 2011, GRISO (Grupo de Investigación Siglo de Oro) a research group from the University of Navarra will be organizing 3 activities all of them related to the Course of Literature Malónde Echaide.
("Teatro y fiesta en el Siglo de Oro: texto y representación")
(I Congreso Internacional "Jóvenes Investigadores Siglo de Oro" (JISO 2011)
(Congreso Internacional "Teatro y fiesta en el Siglo de Oro: texto y representación" (El Burgo de Osma)

Upcoming International Congress in Rio de Janeiro

The Primeiro Congresso Internacional do Hispanic Baroque no Brasil will be taking place this May 16-20, 2011 at the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro.
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Video Update

The lectures by Dr. Cristina Osswald and Shawn Graham done on March 11, 2010 and December 8, 2009, are now available
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News Archives

News Archives




"From Baroque to Neobaroque:
transhistorical and transcultural transfers of the concept" Conference
October 3rd - 4th, 2008


First Day of the Colloquium

"Framing the Transferability of Ottawa "
Walter Moser, Professor, Philosophy,
University of Ottawa (Part 1) (Part 2) (Part 3)

"Canada Caraïbes: The Neo-Baroque in Two Immigrant Canadian Writers, Joël Des Rosiers and Alfonso Quijada Urías, and the Challenges Involved in Translating Their Work."
Hugh Hazelton, Associate Professor, Spanish,
Concordia University, Montreal (Part 1) (Part 2)

"Transfer of a neo-baroque literary concept from the hispanophone Caribbean to the francophone: Édouard Glissant and a neo-baroque discourse of “antillanité”"
Bastienne Schulz, Graduate Student, Latin American Studies, Francophone Literature,
Freie Universität Berlin (Part 1) (Part 2)

"Anti-dictatorship Neobaroque Cinema: Raúl Ruiz’s Mémoire des apparences, aka Life Is A Dream and María Luisa Bemberg’s Yo, la peor de todas."
Monika Kaup, Associate Professor, English,
University of Washington, Seattle (Part 1) (Part 2)

"The Word Stands Up”: A Taste of Sarduy’s Theories on Stage"
Susa Onate, Marter of Arts, Hispanic Studies,
University of Victoria (Part 1) (Part 2)

Second Day of the Colloquium

"Hinterlands and Other Places : Tracing Neo-Baroque Impulses in Recent Canadian Art"
Patrick Mahon, MFA, Visual Arts, Printmaking

The University of Western Ontario (Part 1) (Part 2)

"Baroque Passages in the Work of Arte Povera: Adaptations or Transmutations?"
John Hatch, Professor, Art History & Theory
The University of Western Ontario (Part 1) (Part 2)

"Truly Brazilian” – pure decoration and identity. Political, religious and aesthetic discourses about the Church “Nossa Senhora do Brasil”"
Jens Baumgarten, Professor, Art History,
Universidade Federal de São Paulo (Part 1) (Part 2)

"Las Vegas: World as Microcosm, City as Wunderkammer"
Angela Ndalianis, Associate Professor. Cinema & Cultural Studies
University of Melbourne (Part 1) (Part 2)

"Dreaming of a Trash Planet : Dynamics of Decoration and Debris in Tokyo Neo-Baroque"
David Surman, MA Film & Televison Studies

University of Wales, Newport UK
(Part 1) (Part 2) (Part 3)


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