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Constructions of Death, Mourning, and Memory

Woodcliff Lake, NJ, October 2006

Constructions of Death, Mourning, and Memory


patronized by the WAPACC Organization

to take place at the Woodcliff Lake Hilton, Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey

October 27-29, 2006

Sessions are sought on any aspect of death and dying as represented in
art.  Topics may include the commemoration of the dead, death as a result
of war, the plague, old age and preparation for death, martyrdoms,
suicide, human sacrifice, triumph over death, apotheoses, or the pursuit
of immortality.  At the moment, we are only calling for sessions. Ideally,
sessions should include four speakers, or three speakers and a discussant.  
Session submissions should be sent to both conference co-chairs:

Lilian H. Zirpolo
c/o Aurora
255 Glen Road
Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677

Joanna Gardner-Huggett
DePaul University
Department of Art and Art History
1150 West Fullerton Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614-2204

Session submission deadline:  July 31, 2005.
(We will initiate a call for individual papers in August)

The Woodcliff Lake Hilton is approximately 20 miles from New York City,
conveniently located near restaurants, shopping, and cultural venues, and
easily accessed from Newark International Airport.  For more information,
please visit our website at

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