Saturday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., Lone Star A, JW Marriott
Visual and Literary Archives
Program arranged by the forum MS Visual Culture. Presiding: Eduardo Lujan Cadava, Princeton Univ.
Speakers: Ariella Azoulay, Brown Univ.; Rijuta Mehta, Brown Univ.; W. J. T. Mitchell, Univ. of Chicago; Liron Mor, Cornell Univ.; Laura Wexler, Yale Univ.
What roles do visual archives play in literature? What possibilities do photographic archives open for writing? How does literature use archives to elaborate the past differently, and how are archives used to affect the present?