112th Annual Conference - Riverside Convention Center, California
Friday, October 31 - Sunday, November 2, 2014

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“That Old Black Magic”: Temporality of Magic

Presiding Officer: 
Soren Frohlich, University of California, San Diego

This panel invites discussions of time in representation of magic including, but not limited to literature, art, film, and history. In distortions of religion, retrospective or futuristic projections of anxieties, what questions arise from the crossing of time and magic? What characterizes magic temporality or the temporality of magic?

Status: 
Closed (not accepting submissions)

Associated Sessions

Topic Type: 
Special Session