The Space Between: Literature and Culture 1914-1945

Labor in the Space Between | 2022 Conference Postlude (more things!)

What a wonderful conference it was! In the post-conference glow, consider the following:


Abstract Highlights

Once a week, we feature abstracts selected by the conference organizers in anticipation of the conversations to come.  These represent just a sample of the exciting work we can expect from participants.

Joshua Lam, “Race Management: Modernism and the Fordist Factory”
Elizabeth Blake, "Embodying Normativity: Betty Crocker at Work" 
Sara Woodbury, "Outreach Exhibitions as Institutional Labor" 
Erin Gentry Lamb, "Efficiency, Obsolescence, and the Human Scrap Heap: Aging and Labor in the Space Between" 
Nissa Ren Cannon, "May Birkhead and the Gendered Labor of the Society Scoop" (new!)


Things to Check Out before Labor in the Space Between

The program committee, led by conference organizer Ravenel Richardson, curates a selection of works inspired by this year's sessions.  


What We're Reading with Keynote Carol Quirke

New! Keynote speaker Carol Quirke shares the current reading shaping her work.  Her lecture on "The Work of Photography in the Age of Labor" will take place on Saturday, June 4 at 5:00 pm.

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