School of English Research Seminar

Department of English Research Seminar



Research Seminar Series, Autumn 2021

3-4 pm

Microsoft Teams Meeting links available from



22 September

Graham Allen, University College Cork

Love and Death in the Uncanny Valley: The New A.I. Film and Television


6 October

Ariane Balizet, Texas Christian University

Fair Women, Red Hands, Black Will(s): Domestic Tragedy’s Racial Logic


20 October

Flicka Small, University College Cork

Normal Functions: A Physiological Reading of Ulysses


3 November

Sara Matín Ruiz, University of the Balearic Islands

Fiction as Counter-Narrative: Asylum-Seeking and Refugee Authors in Ireland


17 November

Sophie Corser, University College Cork

Subtle Forms: Women Reading in Contemporary Fiction


1 December

Edel Semple, University College Cork

Shakespeare's Badass Moms on Screen: Prospera and Volumnia



All are welcome!



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