Labyrinths: Navigating Complexity Across the Humanities

From ancient Greek mythology to cubism, jazz music, and the contemporary puzzle film, labyrinths serve as images for exploring intellectual, affective, and material complexity. This conference will investigate labyrinths from diverse cultural, aesthetic, and theoretical perspectives. Whether literal or figurative, labyrinths are markers of intricacy that can evoke feelings of panic, bewilderment, and failure, or present opportunities for adventure and problem-solving. You might consider the ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
McGill English Graduate Student Association
Event type: 
Event date: 
Friday, February 15, 2013 to Sunday, February 17, 2013
Event Location: 
McGill University, Montreal, QC
Abstract due date: 
Thursday, November 15, 2012
Genre & Form
Popular Culture
Literary Theory
Rhetoric & Composition
Adventure & Travel Writing
Children’s Literature
Comics & Graphic Novels
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