Online Events 2021-22

The following virtual events are scheduled, to which all are welcome. To participate, please click on the link provided for each event. 

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Calendar of Online Events - Autumn 2021
2 Sept-
3 Sept 2021

The Raw and the Refined: Commodities, Processing, and Power in Global Perspective
Commodities of Empire International Workshop
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/23878

2 Sept 2021
16:30-17:30
'Tate not State': Refining Sugar, Capitalism and Corporate PR in the British Commonwealth in the 1940s and 1950s
The Raw and the Refined: Commodities, Processing, and Power in Global Perspective Workshop Keynote Lecture
Speaker: Erika Rappaport (Santa Barbara)
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24558
8 Sept 2021
12:00-13:30
 
Autofiction: A Female Francophone Aesthetic of Exile
Centre for the Study of Contemporary Women's Writing Seminar
Speakers: Antonia Wimbush (Liverpool); Leslie Barnes (Australian National University); Amaleena Damlé (Durham); Natalie Edwards (Adelaide)
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24520
9 Sept 2021
17:00-19:00
The Latin American Community in London: An Intergenerational Conversation
Centre for Latin American and Caribbean Studies Seminar
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24562
24 Sept 2021
16:00-17:00

Strange Bedfellows! Satire between the Covers of Hans Sachs's Der verdorben edelman mit dem weichen Beht
Speaker: Sharon Baker (IMLR)
2021 Friends of Germanic Studies Lecture
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24781
29 Sept 2021
18:00-19:00

Debating the Zeitgeist and Being Second Generation
Research Centre for German & Austrian Exile Studies Seminar
Speakers: Miriam David and Merilyn Moos (London)
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24608

30 Sept -
2 Oct 2021
Narratives of Selfhood and Ambivalence
Keynote speakers: Shirley Jordan (Newcastle); Natalie Edwards (Adelaide); Christopher Hogarth (South Australia)
Conference
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24529
7 Oct 2021
17:00-18:30


How to Teach a Hegemonic Language? Reflections on Putting al-Hariri's Impostures (published 1111) into Fifty Different Englishes
Convocation Seminars in World Literature and Translation
Speaker: Michael Cooperson (University of California)
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24675

12 Oct 2021
16:00-17:30

Caribbean Studies Seminar Series
Centre for Latin American and Caribbean Studies Seminar
Speaker: Mimi Sheller (Dean, Global School, Worcester Polytechnic Institute)
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24542

14 Oct 2021
17:00-18:00
The Second World War in the Contemporary Graphic Novel: A Conversation with Nora Krug
Centre for the Study of Cultural Memory Seminar
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24560

19 Oct 2021
17:00-18:00

Languages and Environments Reading Group

https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24800

20 Oct 2021
15:30-17:00

On the Trail of Aliens in 1930s Bloomsbury
2021 Bloomsbury Festival
Guided Walk with Clare George
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24610
21 Oct 2021
17:00-18:00

No. 12 Great Ormond Street
The Mysterious Case of Dora Fabian and Mathilde Wurm

2021 Bloomsbury Festival
Online Talk by Charmian Brinson (Research Centre for German & Austrian Exile Studies, IMLR)
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24609
22 Oct 2021
13:00-14:00


Guilt in Freud
Centre for the Study of Cultural Memory (CCM) and Birkbeck Guilt Working Group
Speaker: Naomi Segal (IMLR)
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24690

 

22 Oct 2021
15:00-16:00
CCWW Precarious Homes - Queer Homemaking I

https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24071

25 Oct 2021
18:00-19:30

Austria Made in Hollywood
Speaker: Jacqueline Vansant (Michigan)
Ingeborg Bachmann Centre for Austrian Literature & Culture Online Talk
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24780

28 Oct 2021
17:00-18:30

Latin American Anthropology Seminar Series
Inaugural Session
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24589

11 Nov 2021
17:00-18:30
Latin American Anthropology Seminar Series
Speaker: Carolina Angel Botero (Bogotá)
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24588
16 Nov 2021
16:00-17:30
Caribbean Studies Seminar Series
Centre for Latin American and Caribbean Studies Seminar
Speaker: Jake Subryan Richards (LSE)
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24545
17 Nov 2021
18:00-19:00
 


Pandemic Recovery: Emotion, Language and Health in Schools 
2021 Being Human Festival
Online Panel Discussion
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24626

19 Nov 2021
15:00-16:00
CCWW Precarious Homes - Queer Homemaking II

https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24075

1 Dec 2021
18:00-19:30
Legal Identity, Race and Belonging in the Dominican Republic: From Citizen to Foreigner
Online Seminar

https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24630

25 Nov 2021
17:00-18:30
Latin American Anthropology Seminar Series
Speaker: Sofia Ugarte (Cambridge)
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24590
1 Dec -
2 Dec 2021
Innocence and Experience: Childhood and the 1930s Refugees
Research Centre for German & Austrian Exile Studies / Insiders/Outsiders Festival Conference
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24623
2 Dec -
4 Dec 2021
Pockets, Pouches & Secret Drawers
Online Conference

https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/22520

7 Dec 2021
16:00-17:30
Caribbean Studies Seminar Series
Centre for Latin American and Caribbean Studies Seminar
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24546
9 Dec 2021
17:00-18:30
Latin American Anthropology Seminar Series
Leave if You're Able: Deportation, Migration, and Survival in Honduras

Speaker: Amelia Frank-Vitale (Princeton)
https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24591
10 Dec 2021
15:00-16:00
CCWW Precarious Homes - Neoliberalism, the Family, and Bourgeois Domesticity I

https://modernlanguages.sas.ac.uk/events/event/24077