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October 2019

Metamorphosis and the Environmental Imagination from Ovid to Shakespeare

October 11 - October 12
Royce Hall 314, 10745 Dickson Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
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Narratives of metamorphosis, from human into other living and mineral forms, have long provided an important tool for thinking through the complexities of our relationship with the world around us. From Ovid to David Cronenberg, thinkers and artists have used the trope of physical transformation to figure the ways in which human and non-human agencies have evolved from and adapted to one another in a relationship characterized by fluctuating perceptions of friction and symbiosis, distance and proximity. This conference seeks…

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