A hallmark of our vibrant and dynamic culture, our seminar series bring the latest topics to life for students and staff, sparking lively debate.
All seminars take place in the John Percival Building unless otherwise stated.
All teaching and research staff, postgraduates, undergraduates and other colleagues within the School are welcome to attend. The seminars are also open to the general public.
Upcoming seminars – Autumn 2016
|12 October||Catherine Paula Han||The Second Wave: Legacies, Afterlives and Appropriations||17:00|
|26 October||Rebecca Spear||'Love and Friendship’, film adaptation of Jane Austen’s Lady Susan, accompanied by Rebecca’s paper entitled 'What a woman she must be!': Constructing Gender and Female Intimacy in Austen's Lady Susan and Stillman's Love and Friendship||15:00 – 18:00||Room 2.47|
|16 November||Matthew McGrady||Women (and Wonder Woman) in the Comic Book Industry||15:00 – 17:00||Room 2.47|
|30 November||Louise Cherif||Hats off to Elizabeth Bishop: Exchanging Gender and the Stone Roses.||15:00– 17:00||Room 3.58|
|7 December||Assuming Gender Annual Lecture - title TBC||17:00 – 19:00||Room 2.01|
Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory (CCCT)
|19 October||Josh Cohen (Goldsmith’s)||Sluggishness||17:15||Room 2.47|
|9 November||Claudio Celis (Diego Portales, Chile)||Cinema and Capitalism: the Case of Found-Footage Films||17:15||Room 2.47|
|23 November||Adam Harper (City University, London)||'Accelerated by the Digital Age?' Hearing the internet in Underground Electronic Music||17:15||Room 2.47|
|1 December||Andrew Goffey (Nottingham)||'Does Critical Theory Need a Politics of Software?||17:15||Room 3.58|
Centre for Editorial and Intertextual Research (CEIR)
|25 October||Verity Hunt (Southampton)||Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea: Locative Literature and Narrative Archaeology||17:30||Room 2.03|
|8 November||Emily Rohrbach (Manchester)||Voice and Dispossession: A Comparative PoeticsOrganised in association with Cardiff Romanticism and Eighteenth-Century Seminar (CRECS)||17:30||Room 2.03|
|29 November||Tom Abba (UWE)||The Road to Ambient Literature||17:30||Room 2.03|
|5 December||Michael Gamer (Pennsylvania)||TBC |
Organised in association with Cardiff Romanticism and Eighteenth-Century Seminar (CRECS)
|5 October||Svenja Adolphs (Nottingham)||Talking with technology in everyday contexts||12:10||Room 3.58|
|19 October||Enlli Thomas (Bangor)||Acquiring vocabulary and morphology under conditions of minority- and majority-language input sources: the case of Welsh and English||12:10||Room 3.58|
|9 November||Sara Pons-Sanz (Cardiff)||The identification of Norse-derived terms in English: OE brēad, a case study||12:10||Room 3.58|
|16 November||Anthony Grant (Edge Hill)||The boundaries of borrowing||12:10||Room 3.58|
|30 November||Fiona Jordan (Bristol)||Evolutionary approaches to cultural and linguistic diversity||12:10||Room 3.58|
Centre for Medieval Studies
|8 November||Venetia Bridges (Surrey)||Alexander Romances as International Literature||17:15||Room 2.47|
|29 November||Alex Langlands (Swansea)||The Lost City of Searobyrig: Late Saxon Urbanism and Old Sarum||17:15||Room 2.47|
|29 September||Richard Wilson (Kingston)||Wheel of Fire: Memory and Mourning at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre||17:15||Room 2.47|
|17 November||Roberta Magnani (Swansea)||Chaucer’s Finger Trouble||17:15||Room 2.47|
|1 December||Lesley Coote (Hull)||Robin Hood and Waterways||17:15||Room 2.47|
Philosophy Research Group
These also constitute Cardiff branch meetings of the Royal Institute of Philosophy.
|28 September||Chon Tejedor (Hertfordshire)||The Early Wittgenstein on Ethics and Religion||16:15||Room 3.58|
|12 October||Matteo Bonotti(Politics, Cardiff) joint work with Yael Peled (McGill)||Aural Morality: Accent and the Democratic Soundscape||16:15||Room 3.58|
|26 October||Anya Farennikova (Bristol)||TBC||16:15||Room 3.58|
|9 November||Stephanie Rennick (Cardiff)||TBC||16:15||Room 3.58|
|30 November||Dianna Taylor (John Carroll)||TBC||16:15||Room 3.58|
|7 December||Peter Sedgwick (Cardiff)||TBC||16:15||Room 3.58|
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