Orientalism: An International Affair
July 28-29, 2000
The following is a list of talks given at a symposium presented in conjunction with the exhibition Noble Dreams, Wicked Pleasures: Orientalism in America, 1870-1930.
For more information, contact the Research and Academic Program or call 413-458-0460.
'In the Space of Elsewhere': Hollywood Orientalism and the 'Atmospheric' Motion Picture Palace
Professor of Film Studies and English Language and Literature and Director of the Program in Film and Video, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
A Biographical Approach to the Study of American Orientalism
Professor Emeritus of Art History, Pomona College
Authoring and Othering: Reflections on the Voices of Art Criticism
Professor of Anthropology, College of William and Mary
Delacroix and Orientalism: After a la Turque
Professor of Art History, University of Dallas at Texas
Mirrors within Mirrors: 150 Years of Algerian Painting
Director d'Etudes, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris
Orientalism (and Occidentalism), Exoticism, Primitivism, Racism, etc.
Stephen F. Eisenman
Professor of Art History, Northwestern University
The Search for the 'Oriental' Close to Home: Representations of Native Americans in the Early Twentieth Century
Professor of Art History, Pomona College