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Military Linguist: Understanding the Threat

Date: 11 March 2016 Time: 10.00 am-12:00 pm

SPEAKERS/GUESTSWO2 David Thomas, Intelligence Corps Selection Warrant OfficerCapt Christopher Browne ETS (Pool of Linguists)Sgt Scott Huntley, the Cor ... Read more»


On Writing and Drawing: Theorizing and Practising Creativity with Roland Barthes

Date: 12 November 2015 Time: Thursday 12 November, 11 am - 6 pm and Friday 13 November, 10 am - 12 pm

On Writing and Drawing: Theorizing and Practicing Creativity with Roland BarthesSpeakers: Rebecca Braun, Charlie Gere, Delphine Grass, Beth Harland, ... Read more»


Sleep Values - a one-day symposium on the value of human sleep

Date: 11 September 2015 Time: 9.30 am - 6.00 pm

sleep values One-day symposium, Lancaster University, Friday 11 September 2015 Organiser: Dr Michael Greaney (Dept. of English & Crea ... Read more»


First International Workshop on Albinism in Sub-Saharan Africa

Date: 24-25 July 2015 Time: 9.00-18.00

On 24th and 25th July 2015, experts on albinism from across Africa and Europe will be meeting at the Sawa Hotel in Douala, Cameroon, for the First I ... Read more»


World Authors and Translators in the Global Circulation of Capital

Date: 2 July 2015 Time: 9.15 am 2 July - 5.00 pm 3 July

World Authors and Translators in the Global Circulation of CapitalKeynote Speakers: Aleida Assman, Susan Bassnett, Anne Barron, Benedict Schofield an ... Read more»


Writing for Liberty Conference

Date: 17-18 April 2015 Time: 09.00-18.00

Keynote speaker: Véronique Tadjo, University of the Witwatersrand Call for Papers (the Call for Papers is now closed)Writing for Liberty is a ... Read more»


Conference: Discourse on Literary Celebrity across Genres

Date: 12 March 2015 Time: 12.00 (12 March) to 2.00 pm (13 March)

How does literary celebrity manifest in different genres? To what extent do authors, and ideas of authorship, translate from one medium to another, an ... Read more»


Border Masculinities

Date: 19 September 2014 Time: From 5.30 pm (Fri 19 Sept) and 9.00 am - 4.00 pm (Sat 20 Sept)

In a joint project between the Departments of European Languages and Cultures and English and Creative Writing, a two-day symposium will be held on Fr ... Read more»


Solidarity in the 21st Century - Collaborative event with the universities of Manchester and Liverpool

Date: 30 May 2014 Time: 9.00am-6.00pm

Solidarity in the 21st Century A collaboration between Lancaster University, the University of Manchest ... Read more»


Multilingual French Identities Colloquium

Date: 24 January 2014 Time: 09.00-17.00pm

Keynote Speaker: Eric Robertson, Professor of Modern French Literary and Visual Culture (Royal Holloway, University of London) ... Read more»


'I love to go a-wandering': Theorising the Viennese Protest 'Marches' of 2000

Date: 5 September 2013 Time: 12.00

Allyson is delivering a 'pecha kucha' poster session at the 'Global Conference on Mobility Futures', organised by the Centre for Mobilities Research a ... Read more»


Cultural Translation in Popular Music

Date: 12 April 2013 Time: 09.00-18.00

Allyson Fiddler and Nick Hodgin are both delivering papers at this event on popular music. The conference aims to discuss 'the role of cultural tr ... Read more»


Panel: 'Poetry and Resistance in Contemporary Latin America'

Date: 12 April 2013 Time: 09.00am

Panel at the Annual Conference of the Society for Latin American Studies, co-organized by Cornelia Gräbner (DELC) and Joanna Crow (Bristol) Th ... Read more»


Jelinek in the arena: sport, cultural understanding and translation to page and stage

Date: 11 July 2012-13 July 2012 Time:

This will be the first dedicated conference on Elfriede Jelinek in the UK. The organisers also hope to host a workshop on literary translation for pos ... Read more»


DELC Postgraduate Colloquium

Date: 6 June 2012 Time: 12.30 - 4.45 pm

Postgraduate students from within the Department will be presenting work based on their current research. Please come and join us! PROGRAMME* ... Read more»


Minorités en vue colloquium

Date: 6 May 2011 Time: 09.00-17.00

Minorités en vue colloquium 6th May 2011, Lancaster University Conference Centre at Lancaster House Hotel In association with the Yves Hervouet ... Read more»


Masculinities and Violence in Latin American Cultures

Date: 10 December 2010 Time: 11.00 am-6.30 pm

We are delighted to welcome academic colleagues to Lancaster for this JISLAC regional seminar on the theme of 'Masculinities and Violence in Latin Ame ... Read more»


Polemical Austria

Date: 21 May 2010 Time: 09.30-17.00

My paper at this international workshop is entitled 'Performing and Protesting Austria in the Wake of the 1999 Elections'. The conference will explore ... Read more»


Picture YourSelf - Authorship and Media in Contemporary German Literature

Date: 8 May 2010 Time: 9.30-17.00

The German-speaking literary market has changed its face within the past two decades. The media, namely television and Internet, have become increasin ... Read more»


The Rise of Right-Wing Extremism: The Politics of Memory in Europe and Beyond

Date: 11 March 2010 Time: 09:30am - 17:00pm

Lancaster University - Interdisciplinary Workshop The Rise of Rightwing Extremism: The Politics of Memory in Europe and Beyond March 11, 2010 ... Read more»


Presentation at the International Congress of Americanists, Mexico City, July 2009

Date: 21 July 2009 Time: 21st July 2009, 8.30 am - 16.30 pm

Presentation on "Intertextuality in the Work of Eduardo Galeano, Subcomandante Marcos, and Manu Chao". Title of panel: Reacciones, reformulacio ... Read more»


Hermann Broch's 'Sleepwalkers'-Trilogy: Interpretation and Reception

Date: 3-5 July 2009 Time: Friday 2.00 pm - Sunday 2.00 pm

Lancaster Broch Symposium Hermann Broch's 'Sleepwalkers'-Trilogy: Interpretation and Reception ... Read more»


DELC Postgraduate Colloquium

Date: 20 May 2009 Time: 9.30a.m.-4.00p.m.

Postgraduate students from within the Department will present work based on their current research. Papers will include: "La pizza dei mòrti": Piz ... Read more»


Languages NoW!

Date: 7 January 2009 Time: 9.30 am - 2.30 pm

North West University Language Alliance (NWULA) Languages NoW! Languages NoW! is designed to encourage year 9 pupils to consider languages when ... Read more»


Conference: Reciprocal Gazes in 20th Century Non-Fictional Narratives

Date: 11-13 December 2008 Time: To be confirmed

An international conference to be held at the Department of European Languages and Cultures, Lancaster University on Thursday 11, Friday 12, Saturday ... Read more»


Dynamics of Memories

Date: 28 - 29 November Time: 09.15am

You are warmly invited to this two-day series of talks and seminars, a launch pad for the Dynamics of Memories group, bringing together scholars from ... Read more»


Languages NoW!

Date: 18 December 2007 Time: 10.00 am-2.30 pm

North West University Language Alliance (NWULA) Languages NoW! Tuesday, 18th December 2007 Lancaster University Languages NoW! is desi ... Read more»


Anglo-Catalan Society Annual Conference

Date: 17-19 November 2006 Time:

The 2006 annual conference of the Anglo-Catalan Society, hosted by the Department of European Languages & Cultures, will take place at Lancaster f ... Read more»