Author: Thomas Bristow

NEW PUBILCATION: Enchantment by Patrick Curry

Enchantment: Wonder in Modern Life explores the role of enchantment in love, art, religion, and learning. Explores the profound human experience of enchantment, and discusses how it plays out in a wide range of contexts Patrick Curry is a respected author and has been a...

In the Making: A Symposium on Poetry and Poetics

Please join us for the symposium ‘In the Making: On Poetry and Poetics’ on Friday, 29 November 2019, from 9.30am to 4pm in E011 A3, Arts Lecture Theatre 3.  The event is free and open to the general public. Please send an abstract of 250 words...

CFP: Biotopia Sense Festival (June 2020, Munich)

SENSE - BIOTOPIA FESTIVAL in MUNICH OPEN CALL FOR PARTICIPATION BIOTOPIA is seeking proposals from scientists, artists, performers and designers for installations, workshops, public experiments, immersive experiences, performances and participatory formats for our third BIOTOPIA Festival, dedicated in 2020 to the exploration of the senses of humans,...

Relevance: Museum Conference Tartu Estonia 5-7 May 2019

RELEVANCE 60th Annual Conference of the Estonian National Museum 5.-7. May 2020 in Tartu, Estonia Organiser: Estonian National Museum Keynotes: Jette Sandahl (Denmark), Nancy Proctor (USA) Conference Webpage: http://enmconferences.ee/relevance-2020 A good museum is one which I come out feeling better than when I went in. Kenneth Hudson This quote from Kenneth Hudson sets...

Call for Content: Art and Extinction

Art & Extinction - Call for Content The International Journal of Practice Based Humanities (ISSN: 2207-3086) is calling for content for a feature issue on Art & Extinction. This special issue is interested in a diverse and divergent range of views, and would welcome traditional academic...

ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE & ARTS PRACTICE: WORKSHOP WITH JONI ADAMSON

Environmental Justice 16 and 17 November 2019, 10 am - 4 pm Narrandera Arts and Community Centre, Narrandera, New South Wales Join the Cad Factory, in partnership with the National Museum of Australia, for an interactive workshop exploring how the concept of environmental justice relates to art practice...

Unbuilding multispecies violence in storied place: a triptych art-academic event

Unbuilding multispecies violence in storied place: a triptych art-academic event CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS Abstracts due 5 pm, Friday August 30th This is an invitation for artist-researchers and academics to participate in a triptych art-academic event comprised of a collaborative workshop, a three-day writing retreat, and a one-day Symposium. This may...

New Environmental Thinking, Melbourne

A One-Day Symposium Monday 9th September, 10am - 4pm Deakin Downtown, Level 12 Tower 2 -727 Collins St, Melbourne The Humanities have been making a valuable contribution to thinking about the environment for many years.  This one-day symposium presents some recent thinking about the natural and cultural environments...