Spring 2016 Religious Studies
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
2509 N. Warner Street
Please RSVP to Alexa Himonas (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Shoshana Strom (email@example.com) by Friday, March 25 if you plan to attend.
Residency with Art Historian and Filmmaker
Film Screening and Conversation with Judith Wechsler
Judith Wechsler is an art historian primarily of 19th century French art, who has engaged in interdisciplinary studies: the intersection of art and theater, art and film, caricature and physiognomy, art and science. She has written and directed 27 films on art, informed by her scholarship.
Aby Warburg: Metamorphosis and Memory
Aby Warburg (1866-1929) was an innovative and influential art historian whose interests ranged frio tge Italian Renaissance to Hopi ritual dances, from frescoes to postage stamps.
The Passages of Walter Benjamin
Walter Benjamin's Arcades Project, a monumental study of 19th century Paris, is the focus of this one hour documentary.
RAUSCH AUDITORIUM, MCINTYRE HALL, ROOM 003
5PM - 7PM
Residency sponsored by Catharine Gould Chism Fund for the Humanities and the Arts,Department of Religious Studies, and Humanities Program.