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Society for the Academic Study of Social Imagery

Sponsored by the University of Northern Colorado School of Communication, the Society for the Academic Study of Social Imagery (SASSI) hosts an interdisciplinary conference every March examining thematic imagery in literature, media, and society.  Each year brings a new theme and an exciting new array of presentations and conversations from participants nationwide. 

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Send us an email at sassi@unco.edu

in Literature, Media, and Society

Friday - Saturday
March 8-9, 2019

In honor of the 300th anniversary of Defoe's Robinson Crusoe, the theme for 2019 explores the image of ADVENTURE - in culture, literature, philosophy, history, politics, economics, film, television, art, music, social theory, and business.  All interpretive variations of ADVENTURE are invited. All eras and cultures are appropriate.  All aspects of, and contrasts with, ADVENTURE are relevant.  All methodologies welcome. See the CFP for more details. 

Conference proceedings will be published. Attendees receive a hard copy, and a digital copy with ISSN will be hosted in Scholarship & Creative Works @ Digital UNC.

The conference will be held in Greeley's beautiful convention center, the DoubleTree by Hilton Greeley at Lincoln Park.