Technologies of Self Conference

Jacopo Turini EVENTS, LIFE WRITING

Technologies of the Self: New Departures in Self-Inscription is an international, interdisciplinary conference that addresses new media, film, the avant-garde and new theoretical approaches to autobiography post-Lejeune. Conference organisers: Patrick Crowley (French, UCC), Kerstin Fest (German, UCC), Rachel MagShamhráin (German, UCC), Laura Rascaroli (Italian, UCC) Conference website: http://www.ucc.ie/en/german/events/selfinscription/

Online life-writing discussions: ‘John Banville’s Lives’

Jacopo Turini EVENTS, LIFE WRITING

In the first of a series of practitioner-led Life-Writing discussions, Irish Novelist and Screenwriter John Banville discusses his work on and with other people’s lives, including in his novels Copernicus and Kepler, and his fictional treatment of Anthony Blunt in Untouchable. The online event takes place today Thursday 18 Febraury at 4pm. His prolific output has often taken the bare raw material of “real” lives and subjected it to …

Launch of new research cluster on ‘Life Writing’

Jacopo Turini EVENTS, LIFE WRITING

  Launch of new research cluster on ‘Life Writing’ Centre for Advanced Studies in Languages and Cultures (CASiLaC) Thursday 5 November 2020, 4-6 pm MS Teams Contact Rachel MagShamhráin, r.magshamhrain@ucc.ie, to attend   We invite colleagues and students interested in the broad field of Life Writing to join us for the launch of a new research cluster within the Centre for Advanced Studies in Languages …