Celebrating Rozsika Parker

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A Day Symposium on Art, Feminism & Psychoanalysis

10 DECEMBER 2011

9.00-6.30 followed by a Reception

Convened by Griselda Pollock, Lisa Baraitser, Anthea Callen, Briony Fer & Sigal Spigel

Now taking place in:

Room B01, Clore Management Centre, (Birkbeck College), Torrington Square, London WC1

Free but must register at conmem@leeds.ac.uk

The Symposium will explore the many facets of Rozsika Parker’s unique and influential contribution to feminist interventions in art criticism and history, psychotherapy,psychoanalytical theories of maternal ambivalence and body dysmorphia.

Speakers include

Lisa Baraitser, Pennina Barnett, Anthea Callen, Briony Fer, Jennifer Harris, Joanne Heath,Alessandra Lemma, Lesley Murdin, Claire Pajaczkowsa, Griselda Pollock, Joan Raphael-Leff, Joanna Ryan, Lynne Segal, Sigal Spigel, Julia Vellacott.

9.00……………………………………. Registration

9.30 – 9.45………………………….. Introduction

9.45 – 10.45……………………….. Panel I: Art Writing & History

10.45………………………………….Tea Coffee

11.00 – 12.00……………………… Panel 2 Femininity & Cloth

12.00 – 1.00……………………….. Panel 3 Between Art & Psychoanalysis

1.00 – 2.30………………………….. Lunch

2.30 – 4.00………………………….. Panel 4 Maternal Studies

4.00 – 4.30………………………….. Tea

4.30 – 5.30………………………….. Panel 5 Body Dysmorphia

5.30 – 6.30………………………….. Rozsika Parker in Action

6.30 – 8.00………………………….. Reception

Registration is free but imperative by 15 November

Organized by Centre for Cultural Analysis, Theory and History, Leeds, Department of History of Art, UCL,MaMSIE, BISR Birkbeck College, London University and Centre for Gender Studies, University of Cambridge.