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March 05-08, 2020

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2020 SPE Annual Conference: Hosted by The University of Houston | Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts | School of Art

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SPE Southeast Chapter Conference Call for Proposals

Double-sided: This Conference is About Photography Books

Virginia Commonwealth University   /   Deadline: 06/01/19

You are invited to submit proposals for artist talks, lectures, or panels (45 min block), or creative, technical or pedagogical workshops (90-120 min block) for the 2019 SPESE in Richmond, VA, Oct 17-20, 2019. The conference theme, Double-sided: This Conference is About Photography Books, will explore the nature of research and image circulation; collectives and special collections; working with designers, writers and text; the book as object and event, and most importantly, empowering our students to move the conversation around Photography Books forward for the next generation of artists, educators, consumers and producers.

Please limit your proposals to no more than 300 words. Along with your proposal submit a c.v. with up to ten images. Please compress all information in PDF format and submit it to Please write: SPESE Conference Proposal in the subject line.


Richmond, VA


Confirmed membership in SPE by October 2019


Must plan to attend/present at SPESE conference in person. Accepted proposals/presenters will have their conference registration fee waived.

Evaluation Criteria

Relevance to conference theme & presenter professional experience/background

Contact Information

Sasha Waters Freyer
VCU - Department of Photography & Film 206 Pollak Building
Richmond, VA 23284

P: 8048282162

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