Representing and Historicising Les Gueules cassées workshop


13th November 2013, Innovation Centre, Rennes Drive,   University of Exeter 9.00 Coffee and registration
9.10-9:30 Presentation of the project: 1914 FACES 2014 David Houston Jones
9:30 – 10:30 Speaker 1 Dr Suzannah Biernoff (Birbeck) – ‘The   Rhetoric and Representation of Facial Injury in WWI Britain’. Chair:   David Houston Jones
10:30-11:00 Coffee
11.00-12.00 Speaker 2 Marjorie Gehrhardt (Exeter),   ‘”Rebuilding Men”: Facially Injured Soldiers at The Queen’s   Hospital, Sidcup’. Chair: Suzannah Biernoff
12:00 – 1:00 Speaker 3 Dr Sarah Bulmer (Exeter), ‘Injury Politics in   Contemporary Britain: Rethinking the body and war’. Chair: Suzanne Steele
1:00 – 2:00 Lunch
2:00-3:00 Speaker 4 Dr Tim Rees (Exeter), The Hidden Face of War?
‘Deformity’ and the Public Gaze before the First World War’
Chair: Laura Rowe
3:00-4.00 Speaker   5 Dr Sophie Delaporte (UPJV, Amiens), ‘Portraits de gueules cassées’. Chair: Marjorie Gehrhardt
4.00 – 4:30 Coffee
4:30- 5:30 Speaker 6 Kerry Neale (Australian War Memorial), Faces   from the ‘uttermost ends of the earth’. Chair: Tim Rees
5:30 Close

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