Online Seminar – The Anthropocene and Poetry – Discussion with David Farrier

Jacopo Turini EVENTS, SPATIAL HUMANITIES

The Rethinking Spatial Humanities cluster and the Eco-Humanities research group, UCC, are delighted to welcome Professor David Farrier, Professor of Literature and the Environment at the University of Edinburgh, for an online discussion on the Anthropocene and poetry, Friday 2 December @ 10 am on Zoom. All welcome, registration here. https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/online-seminar-the-anthropocene-and-poetry-discussion-with-david-farrier-tickets-476411699217 Please contact Aoife Corcoran for further details, aoife.corcoran@ucc.ie

Architecture Oriented Otherwise: David Leatherbarrow and his Work

Jacopo Turini EVENTS, SPATIAL HUMANITIES

With Denis Linehan, Department of Geography Architecture Oriented Otherwise: David Leatherbarrow’s work 04.11 @ 10 am: Gathering in the Geography Library Room. Then, we will walk through the Glucksman with the work of David Leatherbarrow’s Topographical Stories. Studies in Landscape and Architectures & Architecture Oriented Otherwise. Please contact Barbara Siller (Barbara.siller@ucc.ie) for any further information.

‘Yeats’s Stanzas, Yeats’s Rooms’ – Talk by Adam Hanna (Dept. of English, UCC) for the Rethinking Spatial Humanities cluster

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On March 23rd 2022, 3pm the cluster will host Adam Hanna’s (Department of English, UCC) talk ‘Yeat’s Stanzas, Yeat’s Rooms’. The event will be preceded by a reading group on March 16th, 3pm.   Abstract In ‘Yeats’s Stanzas, Yeats’s Rooms’, I suggest that some of the poetic forms that the poet frequently wrote in for the dozen-or-so years from 1919 — grand, …

Conversation with Barbara Piatti

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Rethinking Spatial Humanities Cluster in Conversation with Barbara Piatti (Switzerland)  Wednesday, 12 May, 9 am Please write to Barbara Siller for the link to the meeting. We are happy to announce the upcoming event with the literary and cultural scholar Barbara Piatti who is best known for her work on literary mapping. Barbara Piatti’s work on spatial concepts includes her …

CITIES AND FLOODING: CORK AND VENICE

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Rethinking Spatial Humanities, CASiLaC at University College Cork and the Center for the Humanities and Social Change at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice Joint Online ‘Cities and Water’ Event Series   ‘CITIES AND FLOODING: CORK AND VENICE’ Monday, 26 April 2021, 4.00 pm (Irish Time)/5.00 pm (Italian Time) Speakers in dialogue: Jane Da Mosto, We Are Here Venice John Hegarty, …

Topophrenia and Social Distancing; or, Spatiality in the Time of Lockdown – Robert T. Tally Jr. – March, 22nd, 4pm

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  ‘Rethinking Spatial Humanities’ Research Cluster – ‘Space and Affect’ Lecture Series   Topophrenia and Social Distancing; or, Spatiality in the Time of Lockdown Prof. Robert T. Tally Jr. Texas State University   Monday, 22 March, 2021 at 4.00 pm (Irish time) Online seminar on MSTeams Please write to s.ross@ucc.ie for the link to the lecture.   Abstract: The emergence …

Critical Care. Architecture and Urbanism for a Broken Planet – Elke Krasny – January, 18th, 10am.

Jacopo Turini EVENTS, SPATIAL HUMANITIES

In medical terms critical care, also known as intensive care, is a specialized branch of medicine dedicated to diagnosing and treating life-threatening conditions. For this lecture, this term is borrowed to address the planet’s life-threatening condition. Throughout the twenty-first century the condition of the planet has made headlines. The news is not good. The diagnosis is bleak. We have come …

Cities in Conflict: Urban Space and Violence, 17 June 2019

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An international, interdisciplinary conference on the theme of conflict in urban space. Speakers approach the theme from a number of fields, including urban planning, literature, film, music, sociology, among other areas. What happens to the urban fabric when conflict occurs? How does the built environment reflect, work against, or attempt to contain conflict? How are war and conflict in urban …