The Face & the Passions Workshop

The Faces & the Passions workshop will be taking place on the 31st March 2014, at the Innovation Centre, Rennes Drive, Exeter. Below is the schedule for the day:

9.00 Coffee and registration
9.10 WelcomeDavid Houston Jones & Bernard Devauchelle
9:30 – 10:40 François Delaporte: La Fabrique du visage et des passions Chair & respondent : Bernard DevauchelleRound table : François Delaporte, Bernard Devauchelle and Iain Hutchison
10:40-11:00 Coffee
11.00-12.00 Julie Mazaleigue, Faces of desire : representations of sexual desire in the arts (18th – 21st century)Chair: Marjorie Gehrhardt
12:00 – 1:00 Alex Murray: Can the face be biopolitical? The face and historicising biopoliticsChair: David Houston Jones
1:00 – 2:00 Lunch: Innovation Centre foyerSteering committee meeting, Strand 3
2:00-3:00 Joe Kember: Reading the Inscrutable Face in Early and Silent Cinema Chair: Beatriz Pichel
3:00-4.00 David Houston Jones : Insignificant residues: the face, the grimace and trauma in Beckett, Agamben and Delahaye Chair: Suzannah Biernoff
4.00 – 4:30 Coffee
4:30- 5:30 Patricia Skinner: Reading The Medieval Face and its Passions Chair: Michelle Webb
5:30 Close