11/4: Surrealism and the Americas

Surrealism and the Americas is a conference scheduled for November 4th-6th at Rice University in Houston. Scheduled talks include:

  • Claudia Mesch, “What Makes Indians Laugh: Surrealism, Ritual and Return in Steven Yazzie and Joseph Beuys”
  • Michael Taylor, “‘Don’t Forget I Come From the Tropics’: Reconsidering the Surrealist Sculpture of Maria Martins”
  • Robert Stalker, “Auto, Body: L.A.’s Finish Fetish and the Vernacular Surreal”
  • Sandra R. Zalman, “Secret Agency: How Pop Claimed Magritte”
  • Ryan Johnston, “Eduardo Paolozzi: Between Surrealism and Pop”