Living in the Author’s Head – Research Seminar with Elvira Grassi, Literary Translator in Residence 2023-2024

Jacopo Turini EVENTS, TRANSLATION

Living in the Author’s Head Research Seminar with Elvira Grassi, Literary Translator in Residence 2023-2024 Thursday 29th February 2024 4:00 pm CACSSS Seminar Room (ORB. G. 27) In this seminar, Elvira Grassi, the SLLC Literary Translator in Residence 2023-2024, will discuss how she became a literary translator, reflecting on key aspects of her professional trajectory and on the importance of practice, …

Redemption scripts: supporting artist-teachers to use SoTL to educate for desistance in the context of incarceration

Jacopo Turini EVENTS, SPATIAL HUMANITIES

Redemption scripts: supporting artist-teachers to use SoTL to educate for desistance in the context of incarceration” Dr. James Cronin, Centre for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning (CIRTL), UCC Abstract: This seminar addresses SoTL (scholarship of teaching and learning) through the visual arts to support desistance through a prison-university community partnership (2017-2024) between Cork prison and University College Cork. Learning partnerships …

Pilgrimages in a Landscape of Memories: The Сase of Ukrainian Greek Catholics in Poland

Jacopo Turini EVENTS, MEMORY

Dr Julia Buyskykh (UCC) Pilgrimages in a Landscape of Memories: The Сase of Ukrainian Greek Catholics in Poland Thursday 29th February 3 pm ORB 1.24     The revival of local Christian pilgrimages to sacred sites such as springs, wells, footprint stones, abandoned chapels, and devastated shrines is widely known and increasingly practised throughout the post-communist European terrain. In some cases, …

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2024. Dante Public Lecture Series

Jacopo Turini CDSI, EVENTS

The Centre for Dante Studies in Ireland is pleased to announce the annual series of five public lectures on Dante.   DANTE LECTURE SERIES 2024 All lectures will start at 18.00 pm (Irish time). Venue: CACSS Seminar Room (ORB G.27) All welcome Monday January 22 – Professor Franziska Meier (University of Göttingen) – Who is responsible for Justice? The Lawyers …

Non-Binary Gender Identities and Language

Jacopo Turini EVENTS, GENDER&VIOLENCE

We’re delighted to announce the first of the research cluster events for 2024, a talk on non-binary identities and language by Dr Sebastian Cordoba (Senior Lecturer in Psychology, London Metropolitan University), which will take place next Wednesday, 17th January, at 1pm on Teams. In this talk, introduced by cluster member and PhD researcher El Plaza, Dr Cordoba will discuss his recently …

16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence

Jacopo Turini EVENTS, GENDER&VIOLENCE

The 16 Days of Activism is an annual international campaign that kicks off on 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, and runs until 10 December, Human Rights Day. The campaign was started by activists at the inauguration of the Women’s Global Leadership Institute in 1991. It is used as an organizing strategy by individuals …

LASTESIS Workshop

Jacopo Turini EVENTS, GENDER&VIOLENCE

On 13 November 2023 Chilean feminist collective, LASTESIS visited UCC for a public conversation and a two-hour workshop. The workshop entitled “Feminist and political collage: interdisciplinary strategies for performance”, emphasised the importance of acting with urgency in response to gender-based violence, and had participants engage with the topic through words, images, and movement. The event was generously supported by several …

Day of the Dead Film Screening and Conversation

Jacopo Turini EVENTS, GENDER&VIOLENCE

On 1 November 2023 SPLAS together with the Violence, Conflict and Gender research cluster hosted a screening of Crisálida (Chrysalis), a short documentary about the Day of the Dead, death, loss and transformation during the Covid pandemic and beyond, as told by three women, Cecilia Gamez, Emily Wood Ramirez Ahmed and Elisa Ponce from different Mexican communities in Cork, Bournemouth and London.   …