Art History & Art Conservation

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The Graduate Visual Culture Association (GVCA) of Queen's University is hosting its 18th annual Context and Meaning conference this year. 17 graduate students from across Canada and the United States will be presenting their papers that address this year's theme: "Pay Attention." Our keynote speaker, Dr. Dylan Robinson, will be presenting at the conference as well. Context and Meaning XVIII: Pay Attention will be held on Friday, February 1st and Saturday, February 2nd at the Agnes Etherington Art Centre. The schedule can be found here: Conference Schedule.  For more information and updates, please visit our Facebook page ( We hope to see you there!


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Context and Meaning Schedule

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Context and Meaning Conference Committee 
Maddi Andrews, Madeleine Dempster, Katherine Marshall, Briana Pellizzari-Lento, Ben Pulver, Julia Ranney, Laura Ryan, and Jordan Thompson  
Conference Co-Chairs
Natalie Hume, Madeline Legg 
Department of Art History and Art Conservation, Ontario Hall
Queen's University
Kingston, ON  K7L 3N6 Canada