Thursday, September 19, 2013
Professor William Hughes of Bath Spa University will be giving a lecture at Sunderland which provides an eco-critical reading of the 1970s British cult horror movie The Wicker Man. The event, organized by the Department of Culture's Spectral Visions team takes place at 6.00pm on Thursday 31st October in Priestman 118 (the lecture theatre). Admission is free but please book early to avoid disappointment as places are limited. For further details and to reserve your place email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
|Dr Marion Krauthaker-Ringa|
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Barry will be giving a talk on Pynchon and popular music at the English Research Seminar on Wednesday 4th December 2013.
Saturday, September 14, 2013
|Patrick Kavanagh by Patrick Swift (1960)|
Marjan Shokouhi (2013). "'If you ever go to Dublin town': Kavanagh's urban flânerie and the Irish capital". Journal of Franco-Irish Studies 1(1): 131-142.
Friday, September 06, 2013
|Martin Luther King Jr.|
Monday, September 02, 2013
Department of Culture PhD student Marjan Shokouhi will be chairing a panel at 'New Crops, Old Fields: (Re)Imagining Irish Folklore', an interdisciplinary conference to be held at Queen's University Belfast (5th-7th September 2013). The panel, entitled 'Re-Imagining Storytelling', is made up of scholars from the USA, Canada and Ireland. Marjan, whose PhD research is on Irish poetry and ecocriticism, is also on the organizing committee of the conference.
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