School of Humanities

European Languages and Studies - Previous Seminars

Semester 2, 2011

Seminars are held on Tuesdays at 1pm in the Arts Building, Seminar Room 2.43. All are welcome.

9 August

Anna Colombi
"A source-oriented translation into Italian of Elizabeth Jolley’s Mr Scobie’s Riddle"
Research Proposal

16 August

Christine Porr
“The Cover Artwork of the Renaissance books held in the Historic Library of Quedlinburg. Denominational or educational purpose?”

Research Proposal

6 September

 Mary Orr (University of Southampton)

"A woman's work is never done: Michelet's writing of natural science"

13 September

Hélène Jaccomard

"Text, Paratext and Epitext: the case of Yasmina Reza's Art"

 20 September

John Kinder

"Italian as a language of communication in Western Australia before mass migration"


 15 November

Ash Collins

"Expressing an Impossible Truth: Music, Poetry and the Divine in Romain Rolland's Jean-Christophe"

 22 November

Elizabeth Gralton

"La fête de l'utilité: seeking the sublime at the Expositions universelles, 1855-1900"


Semester 1, 2012

1 May

Ruth Seifert (Professor of Sociology, University of Applied Sciences, Regensberg).

"Memory and Identity in Postwar Kosovo: The Construction of Kosovo-Albanians as Europeans"


8 February

Leith Passmore

"¡Me jodió la vida!" Loose emblematic conscript memory of the Pinochet regime