Conference Schedule

Affect Theory Conference: Worldings, Tensions, Futures Wednesday to Saturday, October 14-17, 2015 Millersville University’s Ware Center "From October 14-17, 2015, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, over 380 academics across diverse disciplinary boundaries came together to consider the aesthetic, social, ethical, and political potential of affect theory. Organised by Greg Seigworth and Melissa Gregg, co-editors of the touchstone text Affect Theory Reader, this unique conference hosted by Millersville University aimed to cultivate affective community, artistic interaction, and scholarly stimulation. At once intense and intimate, the conference offered seven plenary talks with eighteen of the leading theorists in affect theory, and over 250 academic papers." Read the full conference summary by Wendy Truran here. Conference Overview View Wednesday, October 14, 2015 View Thursday, October 15, 2015 View Friday, October 16, 2015 View Saturday, October 17, 2015 View Stream Index View Wreck-the-Formats Index View