Seminar Series & Events

Seminars 2017-18

Previous Semester

Autumn 2017


7th September                     Out of Africa Symposium, with Michael Ugarte, Brad Epps, Carlos Garrido Castellano, Juan Tomás and Bahía Mahmud Ahwa.       


22nd September                   Carlos Garrido Castellano (AHGBI Visiting Fellow) – Contemporary Caribbean Art and Civic Engagement


29th September                    Eva Espasa (University of Vic, Catalonia) – Translating Multilingual Films in the 21st Century: The Trafilm Project          


13th October                          Teresa Basile (Uni of La Plata) - La narrativa de HIJOS: la infancia bajo la dictadura argentina y las políticas de la memoria en la 2da generación


24th October                         Jennifer Arnold (University of Birmingham) – Yawning at Foreign Literature?: Reader Responses to Catalan Literature in Translation


10th November                     Galician Symposium – New Research on Galician Migrations

                                                David Miranda Barreiro (Bangor) – Galician New York: Migration, Exile, Globalisation

                                               Maria Alonso (Edinburgh) – Migrants, transmigrants and Postmigrants: the new Galician diaspora in an age of crisis


17th November                     Lisa Shaw (University of Liverpool) - Afro-Brazilian performance on Rio de Janeiro’s popular stages from the 1880s to the long 1920s   


1st December                       Helena Buffery (UCC) – Cultural Trauma Narratives in/and Translation




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