• Appel à publication: « Capturing Contagion: Visual Culture and Epidemic Disease since 1750 »

    Il y a 12 jours - Par APAHAU

    In light of the current global pandemic, we are assembling essays for a book that considers contagion and epidemics from the perspective of visual culture. Our publication aims to explore visualizations of epidemic diseases, such as sick bodies and invisible pathogens, in the modern era within the cultural, political, and economic fabric of society. We are interested in determining the extent to which artists employed traditional vocabularies of pain and death or engaged with the imagery of germs and microbes. We are especially concerned with examining issues of gender, race, and social...
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