The Third Annual Wong Forum on Art and the Immigrant Experience


Friday, November 3, 2017

Hammond Dance Studio at UCR ARTSblock

3834 Main Street, Riverside, CA

Free and Open to the Public

1:00 PM – 5:30 PM

5:30 PM Reception


Schedule of Events:

1:00 – 1:10 PM

Welcome Remarks: Jeanette Kohl

Introduction: J.P Park

1:10 – 2:30 PM

Derek Murray, University of California, Santa Cruz

“The Self-Portrait in a Narcissistic Age”

Dora Ching, Princeton University

“Fascinating Faces: Identity and Type in Chinese Portraits”

2:30 – 2:50 PM


2:50 – 4:20 PM

Maria Loh, Hunter College

“Status Update”

Amy Freund, Southern Methodist University

 “The Name of a Dog: Eighteenth-Century Portraiture and the Question of the Animal Self”          

4:20 – 4:40 PM                                                                                                             


4:40 – 5:30 PM

Conrad Rudolph, University of California, Riverside

“FACES: Faces, Art, and Computerized Evaluation Systems”                    

Closing Remarks



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