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Society for Photographic Education
South Central Region

EMBRACING CHANGE is the title of the 2021 Society for Photographic Education’s South Central Regional Conference (SPESC). This year’s conference will explore the rapid changes in photographic practice, relating to web, video, performance, installation, and interactive environments.

An exhibition of works by members and students will be on display in the SP/N Gallery from October 15 through November 13, 2021.

Explore the SPESC Exhibition in 3D on Matterport!

The SPESC conference will take place on October 29 and October 30, 2021.

The keynote lecture at 7 p.m. on October 30th was recorded and is available on YouTube.

View the Conference Schedule in PDF format

View the official Conference webpage for full details

We greatly appreciate the support from our SPESC 2021 Conference Cornerstone Sponsors!





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Online and In-person*, Online and In-person*


Harry W. Bass Jr. School of Arts, Humanities, and Technology
Marilyn Waligore

UTD strives to create inclusive and accessible events in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you require an accommodation to fully participate in this event, please contact the event coordinator (listed above) at least 10 business days prior to the event. If you have any additional questions, please email and the AccessAbility Resource Center at

  • Colette Copeland
  • Sharon Lin
  • Sunil Lukose
  • Lenox Smiley

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