Mediated Memory: Of Monuments, Machines and Madeleines‘ symposium

Date: January 29, 2010
Venue: University of Glasgow, United Kingdom

Sponsored by the Arts and Humanities Research Council’s “Beyond Text” programme

Current postgraduate students are invited to submit abstracts of papers and presentations for one of three panel discussions, each based on an element of the title: Monuments, Machines and Madeleines. The symposium hopes to examine these interconnected aspects of the mediation of memory through a variety of academic approaches, including – but not limited to – anthropology, archaeology, archival studies, art history, cultural studies and cultural theory, geography, history, linguistics, literary studies and criticism, psychology, the sciences, sociology and theology. See below for more detail about the purpose of each panel and suggested themes for submission.

See website for specific themes and suggested paper topics.

Abstracts of no more than 200 words should be emailed to

See for submissions details, registration, and all further information:
[Please note: this is an archival entry; conference website may be discontinued.]