“Captive Senses and Aesthetic Habits,” a joint graduate conference at the University of Chicago between English Language & Literature and Art History, will take place October 8-9, 2009.

The conference is generously supported by the Departments of English Language & Literature and Art History, the Division of the Humanities, and the Franke Institute for the Humanities, the Nicholson Center for British Studies, the Karla Scherer Center for the Study of American Culture, and the Center for Gender Studies.

For further information on the conference theme, and details for submitting paper proposals, see the Call For Papers. Please contact us at ucgradconf@gmail.com with any questions or comments.