September 25 2015 (Alfred O’Rahilly Building, G27 – 10 a.m.)

Professor Joelle Aden, Université Paris-Est Créteil, will give a lecture on Performative Approaches to Foreign and Second Language Education – Intercultural Contexts and Perspectives to mark the inauguration of the new research cluster Culture as Performance – Performance as Culture in the Centre for Advanced Studies in Languages and Cultures (CASiLaC). The lecture will be complemented by a 1,5 hr workshop and four presentations as part of the 2nd SCENARIO FORUM SYMPOSIUM. For further details click here [/x_text]

March 26 2015

Professor Daniela Berghahn delivered a lecture on Migrant and Diasporic Cinema in Contemporary Europe: The Evolution of a Research Project’.

February 12 2015

Dr. Abigail Brundin (University of Cambridge) delivered a Public Lecture on ‘Domestic Devotions: the Place of Piety in the Renaissance Italian Home’.

September 29 2014

Professor Charles Forsdick, (James Barrow Professor of French at the University of Liverpool and AHRC Leadership Fellow for the Cultural Translations theme) ‘Locating Languages: Disciplinarity, Interdisciplinarity, Public Understanding’.


CASiLaC War and Culture Seminar Series

June 15 2015

João Sarmento (Assistant Professor at the Geography Department, University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal and Senior Researcher at the Center for Geographical Studies, University of Lisbon)

‘The Colonial Hotel: Luxury and Violence at the Grande Hotel in Beira, Mozambique, ca. 1950s-1960s’.

April 24 2015

Peter Bush, Literary Translation and the Aftermath of Civil War: The Case of Catalonia’.

February 24 2015

Professor Gregory Hanlon (University Research Professor, Dalhousie University)  ‘Military History at A Crossroads: the Behavioural Turn’.

February 24 2015

Anne Marie Devlin (University College Cork) ‘Lard-eaters, Gayropeans, Sheeple (and prepositions) The enactment of online political identities during the recent Crimean crisis’.

January 15, 2015

Dr Paul Hegarty (Department of French) delivered a talk titled ‘Foucault and War’.