Poetics and Politics of Documentary is a two and a half day practice-led research symposium exploring the interconnections between art and knowlege as they are expressed in documentary practices, broadly conceived. It will be held at the Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts, University of Sussex, between 2nd and 4th June, 2017.


Deadline for abstracts: January 31, 2017

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Registration for the Symposium will go live as of March 1st, 2017. Please check back for the link.


Symposium Organisers: Alisa Lebow and Lizzie Thynne

For more information: poeticsandpolitics@sussex.ac.uk


Poetics and Politics Symposium 2017 is sponsored by:

School of Media, Film and Music, http://www.sussex.ac.uk/mfm/

Centre for Material Digital Culture, http://www.sussex.ac.uk/rcmdc/

Center for the Visual, http://www.sussex.ac.uk/scv/


Full programme forthcoming – please check back for updates.