Study Day: Voices and Noises

Date: Friday, March 27, 2015 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: FHI Garage - C105, Bay 4, Smith Warehouse

An Audiovisualities Lab event.

Program Schedule
>> For paper abstracts, visit the AV Lab website


12:00 – Noon seminar with presentation of papers
* Lunch served – registration required, email jw140 [at]

“We Have the Real Truth to Communicate”: Vocal Sincerity in Fundamentalist Christian Church Services
Sarah Bereza (Music, Duke)

ASMR: Affective Labor, Sound Tactility, and Spectatorship
Laura Jaramillo (Literature, Duke)

Inhabiting The Acousmêtre; The Hidden Abode of Cinematic Production in Berberian Sound Studio
Yair Rubinstein (Literature, Duke)

Afternoon sessions

Wireless Encounters: Weather Calls Voices in Noises
Zeynep Bulut (King’s College London)

Josefine, the Singer or the Silent Film Diva: Implied Sound in Kafka and Early Film
Kata Gellen (Germanic Studies, Duke)

Steven Connor (University of Cambridge)

Response: Prof. Rey Chow (Literature, Duke)

6:00 – Reception