December 12 at 10:15 AM – 11:00 AM
Docentship Lecture: Sofia Ahlberg
December 13 at 3:15 PM – 5:00 PM
WIP-Seminar: Early Swedish-American cookbooks CANCELLED!
December 14 at 1:15 PM – 3:00 PM
Martyn Bone, Univ. of Copenhagen, gives a lecture based on his book Where the New World Is: Literature about the U.S. South at Global Scales
January 26 at 2:15 PM – 4:00 PM
Lecture: Survival Reading: Terrors of Illness and Animality in the New Millennium.
January 27 at 10:15 AM – 12:00 PM
Doctoral Defence: Ryan Palmer, Enchanting Irruptions: Wonder, Noir, and the Environmental Imaginary
This thesis investigates narratives of re-enchantment and disenchantment in three contemporary U.S. novels, Lydia Millet’s Mermaids in Paradise, Karen Tei Yamashita’s Tropic of Orange, and Thomas Pynchon’s Inherent Vice.
March 7 at 3:15 PM – 5:00 PM
Seminar: “Patterns of grammaticalization yielding continuative prohibitive”
March 22 at 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM
Why Write in Irish?
Irish novelist, poet and short-story writer Éilís Ní Dhuibhne speaks about the processes, challenges, opportunities and inspirations of being a bilingual author, publishing in two languages, and some of her own Irish works.
April 10 at 4:15 PM – 5:00 PM
The 2018 Fulbright Lecture
Lecture title: Ironclad Icon: Remembering John Ericsson in Sweden and America
May 17 at 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Digital Humanities: Past Accomplishments, Future Directions
To honor and celebrate the contributions of Professor Hayles to the fields of literature and digital humanities, the Faculty of Languages takes great pleasure in announcing a one-day symposium on Thursday, 17 May 2018, in Humanistiska teatern, Engelska parken. The invited talks and presentations will be followed by a reception.