January 31: Colloquium: Fiction, photography and philosophy

A colloquium on philosophical reflections of the relation between fiction and photography apropos of the V&A Museum exhibition Making it up: Photographic Fictions.

 FICTION PHOTOGRAPHY AND PHILOSOPHY POSTER

Victoria and Albert Museum | The Sackler Centre, Seminar Room 1

South Kensington, London SW7 2 RL

Programme

2.30 Marta Weiss (Curator, V&A Museum) – “Making it up: Photographic Fictions”
Chair: Michael Newall (University of Kent)
3.00 Q&A
3.15 Dawn Wilson (University of Hull) – “Taking it, Making it, Faking it”
3.45 Paloma Atencia-Linares (University of Kent)  – “Varieties of Fiction in Photography”
Chair: Maarten Steenhagen (UCL)
4.15 Q&A

The colloquium is organised by the Aesthetics Research Centre at the University of Kent and the V&A Museum
The event is free and open to all.