Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Mascha Dabić (Vienna); Leigh Bailey (Vienna); Godela Weiss-Sussex (IMLR)
Friday 2 July 2021
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Bernadette Cronin (Gaitkrash/Cork); Regina Crowley (Gaitkrash); Andrea Capovilla (IMLR)
Wednesday 19 May 2021
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Benjamin Schaper (Oxford): ‘Loneliness, Nature, and Technology: Questions of Embodiment in Haushofer’s “Die Wand”, Seethaler’s “Ein ganzes Leben”, and von Steinaecker’s “Die Verteidigung des Paradieses”’; Caitríona Ní Dhuíll (Cork): ‘Fuelling Lockdown: Metabolic Readings of Eco-Dystopia from Haushofer to Margaret Atwood’
Wednesday 19 May 2021
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Margaret Littler (Manchester)
Tuesday 18 May 2021
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Justyna Gorny (Warsaw): ‘Bilder aus der Schulzeit – weibliche Adoleszenz in der Literatur der ersten Hälfte des 20. Jahrhunderts’; Julia Freytag (Hamburg): ‘»Wände, die nirgendwo enden»: Vom Schreiben hinter der Wand bei Haushofer’; Thomas Kronschläger (Brunswick): Haushofer für alle Alter – Eine Rekontextualisierung Haushofers aus der Perspektive der Kinder- und Judendliteraturforschung’
Monday 17 May 2021
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Rebecca Wismeg-Kammerlander (KCL): More than a Romantic Scenery – the Contested Alpine Landscape in Raphaela Edelbauer’s ‘Das flüssige Land’; Jon Hughes (RHUL): The Art of Climbing: Reassessing the Legacy of Paul Preuß
Friday 16 April 2021
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Jamie Green (Oxford): A Cross-Alpine Memory Culture? 21st-Century Memory Culture in South Tyrol and its Impact on Contemporary Identity; Richard McClelland (Bristol): God Tamangur. Symbolic Encounters with an Alpine Forest in Peider Lansel, Leta Semadeni and Ulrike Almut Sandig
Thursday 15 April 2021
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Helen Baur (Munich): Verbindende Transnationalisierung und Mnemotop ‘der Parias’ – Die Alpen als Grenz- und Kontaktzone in Ferdinand von Saars ‘Die Steinklopfer’; Chris Zintzen (Vienna): Stillgestellt: Alpine Szenarien im Werkkomplex ‘Nach der Natur’ der österreichischen Architekturfotografin Margherita Spiluttini
Thursday 15 April 2021
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Jens Klenner (Bowdoin): Resistance to Form: the Aesthetics of Mountains; Leonie Silber (Marburg): Die Alpen als Ort der Entgrenzung? Wilhelmine von Hillerns ‘Die Geier-Wally – Eine Geschichte aus den Tiroler Alpen’ (Deutsche Rundschau, 1875); Veronika Hofeneder (Vienna): Gletscherspalten und Zauberberge – Der Alpendiskurs bei Vicki Baum am Beispiel ihres Romans ‘Marion’ (1942); Caroline Jäger (Arizona): ‘Alles natürlich, alles bio’. Zur Utopie (?) einer kapitalistischen Alpenregion in Feleix Mitterers ‘Piefke-Saga’.
Wednesday 14 April 2021
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Author Laura Freudenthaler and Translator Tess Lewis. Recording produced in conjunction with the Austrian Cultural Forum London
Saturday 30 May 2020
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Ruth Martin Produced in conjunction with the Austrian Cultural Forum London and Pushkin Press
Thursday 30 April 2020
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Seán Williams (University of Sheffield); Benjamin Quaderer. A co-production with the Austrian Cultural Forum London and the University of Sheffield
Thursday 30 April 2020
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Andrea Grill & Tess Lewis. The Conversation is produced in conjunction with the Austrian Cultural Forum London.
Wednesday 22 April 2020
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Speaker(s): Prompted by the Royal Ballet’s streaming of its 2011 ballet ‘Metamorphosis’ (‘Die Verwandlung’), Seán Williams (University of Sheffield) talks about reading and watching Kafka in confined and uncertain times with choreographer Arthur Pita, academics Lucia Ruprecht (Cambridge) and Emily Troscianko (Oxford), and students Ben Whiteside, Jonny Shipton and Rowan Evenden (Sheffield). Produced for  the Ingeborg Bachmann Centre at the IMLR, the Austrian Cultural Forum London, and the University of Sheffield.
Wednesday 22 April 2020
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Tuesday 22 October 2019
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Speaker(s): Ruth Beckermann, Katya Krylova (Aberdeen) with thanks to the University of Aberdeen George Washington Wilson Centre for Visual Culture (VIEW) and the Austrian Cultural Forum London.
Saturday 25 May 2019
Speaker(s): Konstanze Fliedl (Vienna)
Monday 19 November 2012
Speaker(s): Doron Rabinovici, IBC Writer-In-Residence 2012 (Vienna) Daniel Wildmann (Deputy Director of the Leo Baeck Institute London) Heide Kunzelmann (Ingeborg Bachmann Centre London, Institute of Germanic & Romance Studies)
Monday 4 June 2012