The Arts of Attention 2013

Attention is increasingly regarded by cognitive scientists and evolutionary anthropologists as a faculty whose development in human animals is constitutive of what it means to be human. This conference invites papers on (1) the ways in which literary texts encode this faculty (tropologically, discoursively, narratologically, ideologically), and/or (2) the ways in which theories of reading have recognized or underestimated the arts and techniques of attention. We particularly invite ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Károli Gáspár University, Budapest
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Thursday, September 12, 2013 to Saturday, September 14, 2013
Event Location: 
Budapest, Hungary
Abstract due date: 
Thursday, February 28, 2013
Categories: 
Postcolonial
Digital Humanities
Graduate Conference
American
Hispanic & Latino
Comparative
Interdisciplinary
French
British
German
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