The gorgeous and the Unpleasant

 The Beautiful plus the Ugly Dissertation

INITIALLY INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR OF A THE BEAUTIFUL PLUS THE UGLY: HUMAN BODY REPRESENTATIONS Lisboa, January 7th-8th 2010

A INTERNATIONAL GROUP FOR THE CULTURAL STUDIES OF THE BODY & INSTITUTO DE ESTUDOS DE LITERATURA TRADICIONAL FACULDADE DE CIÊNCIAS SOCIAIS Electronic HUMANAS UNIVERSIDADE NOVA PARA LISBOA

THURS NIGHT, JANUARY 7th INTRODUCTION TREATMENT, 9 they would 00 – 9 l 30 Reception of members by the planners •

Inês de Ornellas e Castro (Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal) & Frédéric Duhart (EHESS, France): The Beautiful and the Ugly: A Brief Introduction.

CANONS OF MAGNIFICENCE, DEFINITIONS OF UGLINESS (1), 9 h30 – eleven h 30 • • • •

Marina Cavicchioli (Universidade Federal da Bahia, Brazil): The Beauty and the Beast in the Roman Representations: Critiquing the Myth. Huang Chun (National Taiwan Water University, Taiwan): Body and Beauty inside the Era of Science and Consumerism Marxist, Phenomenological, or perhaps Post-modern? Milly Heyd (Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel): Body and Skin Questioning Beauty/Ugliness in Viennese Skill (Fin-de-Siècle and Post 1945). Sixto T. Castro (Universidad de Valladolid, Spain): Naturalization of Natural beauty and Ugliness. The Building of any New Canon.

Coffee Break CANONS OF BEAUTY, DEFINITIONS OF UGLINESS (2), doze h 00 – 13 h 30 • • • •

Mario Tanga (Science vem som st?r, Arezzo, Italy): Transparency because Beauty: Della Porta's Physiognomics, a Fundamental Part of the History of Body Image. Mohey Mofawy (Northern Michigan School, USA): A Clash of Norms: The moment Biological Demands and Social Perception of Attractiveness Clash. Meiling Roquet (National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan): Beautiful Women Will Not Marry Outdoors Our Village”: Hmub Views on Beauty, Human body, and the Value of Affinity. Lynn Sally (Metropolitan School of New York, USA): It's the Ugly that is certainly So Beautiful': Performing the Monster/Beauty Entier in American Neo-Burlesque.

Lunch time AESTHETICS IN THE BODY (POSTER SESSION), 15 h 00-16 h 00 • • • • •

Stéphanie Bouguet (Université de Bordeaux 3, France): Le elegant � l'œuvre dans la peinture de Jenny Saville. Julien Acquatella (EHESS/ Hub Marc Bloch, France/Germany): The Aesthetic File corruption error as the Beginnings of an Anthropological Trend. The Case of the Two German born Dictatorships María Eugenia García Sottile (Universidad Católica sobre Valencia/ U. Autónoma de Barcelona, Spain): Beauty's Concave Mirror. Erika Thomas (Université de Paris 3 Sorbonne Nouvelle, France): " La vérité pourrais-tu la ally? ” Abre los ojos [Open Your Eyes] d'Alejandro Amenábar (1997). Zakia Maaouia (Université sobre Paris We Sorbonne, France): Les artistes se" monstrent". Politics of Body in Post-human Artwork.

Caroline Giacomoni, Hélène Hoarau, Elisa Venturini & Maïder Melin (EHESS/Centre Hospitalier Universitaire para Bordeaux, France): The Altered Body: Gynaecological Cancer Influence on Women (Bordeaux, France). Riccardo Melito (Anthropologist, Roma, Italy): Body as a Masterpiece and Battlefield.

REPULSIONS, SEDUCTIONS (1), sixteen h 00-17 h forty five

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Palmira Amalgames da Puerto (Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal): The Beauty of Monsters. Ana María Residencia Sánchez (Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain): Two Renaissance Women: The pretty Goddess and The Obnoxious Witch. Patrícia Pascoal (Faculdade para Psicologia de uma Universidade sobre Lisboa, Portugal): Body image and sexual working. Natália Karen Lopes Nunes (IELT- Universidade Nova para Lisboa, Portugal): Negation of Woman Magnificence and Elegance. The Tale of St Onofrio (The Women " turned" into a Man). Dorothée Guilhem (CNRS / UMR 6578 Unité d'Anthropologie Bioculturelle, France) & Meryem Sellami (Université Marc Bloch, France): Body Images among Young adults in France.

Caffeine Break REPULSIONS, SEDUCTIONS (2), 18 l 00-19 they would 30

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Immanuel Mifsud (University of Malta): Fat and Dark is definitely Beautiful /is Ugly: a History of the Maltese Body through Twentieth Hundred years Poetry. Agathe Brun (Université de Great Sophia-Antipolis,...