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Professor Michael Wood (Princeton)
Event Time
13:00-14:30
Venue
County Main Meeting Room 2 / B116
Speaker
Professor Michael Wood
Postgraduate study can be a great opportunity to change direction. For a chance to speak with academics, and see where a Lancaster postgraduate degree could take you, book on our Open Day.
Event Time
14:00-19:00
Professor of Discourse and Cultural Studies, University of Wolverhampton'. Professor Galasinski is a linguist (discourse analysis) currently interested in discursively constructed experience of mental illness, suicide attempts, and organ donation. Blog: http://dariuszgalasinski.com/blog/. Twitter: @d_galasinski
Event Time
14:00-15:00
Venue
Bowland North SR 19
Speaker
Professor Dariusz Galasinski
Professor Colin Jager (Visiting Leverhulme Professor)
Event Time
14:30-16:00
Venue
County Main Meeting Room 1 / B082
Speaker
Professor Colin Jager (Visiting Leverhulme Professor)
Monthly open-mic storytelling event.
Event Time
19:00-20:00
Venue
The Storey, Lancaster
Featuring Professor Terry Eagleton. Further details to be published.
Event Time
09:00-16:00
Venue
Ruskin Library
Speaker
Professor Terry Eagleton
Join award-winning writer and columnist, Damian Barr, for a evening of conversation about his writing and work. Event is free, registration via Eventbrite.
Event Time
18:00-19:00
Venue
Elizabeth Livingston LT
Speaker
Damian Barr
All-day live reading of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein on Halloween (Wednesday 31st October). As part of the https://frankenreads.org/ project we shall we reading the novel aloud from 9am to 8pm, in the Department student mixing bay. Feel free to bring friends, dress up, bring Frankenstein-related bakes, and be prepared to read and listen to others reading! We will live stream some of the event and skype other institutions who are also reading the novel.
Event Time
90:00-19:00
Venue
ELCW Student Mixing Bay
Professor Terry Eagleton, Dr Anderson Jeremiah, Dr Jo Carruthers
Event Time
19:30-21:00
Venue
University Chaplaincy
Speaker
Professor Terry Eagleton, Dr Anderson Jeremiah, Dr Jo Carruthers
Professor Terry Eagleton
Event Time
11:00-12:30
Venue
County Main Meeting Room 2/ B116
Speaker
Professor Terry Eagleton
Professor Terry Eagleton and Professor Arthur Bradley
Event Time
14:30-16:00
Venue
County Main Meeting Room 2/ B116
Speaker
Professor Terry Eagleton and Professor Arthur Bradley
Public lecture by Professor Paul Muldoon, followed by drinks reception. Tickets to be registered via EventBrite (will be made available nearer the time)
Event Time
19:30-20:30
Venue
The Storey, Lecture Theatre, Lancaster
Speaker
Professor Paul Muldoon
Join award-winning poet, Amy Blakemore, for a evening of conversation about her writing and work.
Event Time
18:00-19:00
Venue
County South Private Dining Room
Speaker
Amy Blakemore
Opportunity for up to 10 students, UG or PG, to bring short poem that they are working on, and to then workshop with feedback from Paul Muldoon.
Event Time
14:00-16:00
Venue
County Main Meeting Room 1 / B082
Speaker
Professor Paul Muldoon
Benoit Peeters leads Open Discussion. Time and venue to be confirmed.
Event Time
TBC
Venue
TBC
Speaker
Professor Benoit Peeters
Professor Benoit Peeters and Dr Carlos Lopez-Galviz (ISF)
Event Time
14:30-16:30
Venue
Ruskin Library
Speaker
Professor Benoit Peeters and Dr Carlos Lopez-Galviz (ISF)
Rosie Garland is a novelist, poet and singer with post-punk band The March Violets. Join us for a evening of conversation about her writing and work.
Event Time
18:00-19:00
Venue
County South Private Dining Room
Speaker
Rosie Garland
Professor Angela Wright (Sheffield)
Event Time
14:30-16:00
Venue
County Main Meeting Room 2 / B116
Speaker
Professor Angela Wright (Sheffield)
Professor of English Literature, Cardiff University. Professor Willis's research focuses on literature, science and medicine, 1800 to the present. Most recently he has published Staging Science: Scientific Performance on Street, Stage and Screen (Palgrave, 2016), Literature and Science (Palgrave, 2015) and Vision, Science and Literature, 1870-1920: Ocular Horizons (Pickering & Chatto, 2011). His present research focuses on representations of trance states, and especially the nature and condition of sleep, in literature, art and the sciences from the early nineteenth century to the present.
Event Time
13:00-14:00
Venue
FASS Meeting Room 1
Speaker
Professor Martin Willis
AHRC Leadership Fellow, Lecturer in English Literature, University of Surrey. Dr McCormack is currently the coordinator of the Nordic Network for Gender, Body, Health: http://www.uib.no/en/rg/genbod; the co-founder and a steering committee member of the Monster Network: https://promisesofmonsters.wordpress.com/about/; and the principal investigator on the project Disability, Arts and Health, which is funded by the Nordic Culture Fund. She is also a co-investigator on the project The Embodied Self, Health and Emerging Technologies, which is funded by the Swedish Research Council.
Event Time
14:00-15:00
Venue
FASS Meeting Room 1
Speaker
Dr. Donna McCormack
Title TBC
Event Time
14:30-16:00
Venue
County Main Meeting Room 2 / B116
Speaker
Professor Katherine Craik (Oxford Brookes)
Opportunity for up to 10 students, UG or PG, to bring short poem that they are working on, and to then workshop with feedback from Paul Muldoon.
Event Time
11:00-13:00
Venue
County Main Meeting Room 1 / B082
Speaker
Professor Paul Muldoon
Public Reading by Professor Paul Muldoon, followed by drinks reception. Tickets to be registered via EventBrite (will be made available nearer the time)
Event Time
19:30-21:00
Venue
The Storey, Lancaster
Speaker
Professor Paul Muldoon
with Professor Paul Muldoon
Event Time
14:00-16:00
Venue
County Main Meeting Room 1 / B082
Speaker
Professor Paul Muldoon
Opportunity for up to 10 students, UG or PG, to present for 5 minutes on a graphic novel/story that they are working on, and to then workshop with feedback from Benoit Peeters.
Event Time
14:00-16:00
Venue
County Main Meeting Room 1 / B082
Speaker
Professor Benoit Peeters
Professor Benoit Peeters, Dr. Delphine Grass, and Professor Nick Dunn
Event Time
14:30-16:00
Venue
Ruskin Library
Speaker
Professor Benoit Peeters, Dr. Delphine Grass, and Professor Nick Dunn
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