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The School of Modern Languages and Cultures' conference ‘Where Are We Now? The Location of Modern Languages and Cultures' is delighted to host Mieke Bal, renowned cultural theorist and video artist for the 2023 Leslie Brooks lecture.
19 April 2023
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Arnold Wolfendale Lecture Theatre, Calman Learning Centre, Durham University
Join us, either in person or online, for a seminar with guest speaker Dr Jennifer Evans, author of 'The Queer Art of History' (Duke University Press, 2023). Dr Evans will discuss her analysis of the fraught and also productive ways that Germans have responded to race, gender nonconformity, and sexuality in social movements, art, and everyday life, from post-war through to modern times.
24 April 2023
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Online, or in person at Elvet Riverside (ER145), 83 New Elvet, Durham, DH1 3AQ
Annie Pfeifer presents her new book 'To the Collector Belong the Spoils' at an online German Research Colloquium in collaboration with the English Department.
24 May 2023
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online - Zoom meeting link below
"Where Are We Now?" is an art exhibition exploring the present and future of Modern Languages and Cultures at a local and global level.
01 June 2023 - 31 December 2023
Ground floor, Elvet Riverside, 83 New Elvet, Durham DH1 3AQ
You are invited to an online book presentation in the framework of the German Research Colloquium.
Anders Engberg-Pedersen (University of Southern Denmark) will join us for a presentation and discussion of his newest book ‘Martial Aesthetics’ published by Stanford University Press on Monday, June 5 from 2-3pm.
05 June 2023
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
'Dis/possession: De/constructing Property in Contemporary Literature and Film' workshop, 23 June 2023, via Zoom
23 June 2023
1:00 PM - 6:30 PM
DAAD Postgraduate Summer School
25 July 2023 - 27 July 2023
Sam Byers will read from his novel Perfidious Albion and discuss questions of digitality, connectivity, and literature with Naomi Booth.
26 July 2023
Elvet Riverside I, room 140
Rassismus und Weltwissen. Praktiken, Diskurse und Episteme der deutschen Aufklärung, Wolfenbüttel (13.09. – 15.09.2023)
13.-15. September 2023, Bundesakademie für kulturelle Bildung, Wolfenbüttel
13 September 2023 - 15 September 2023
9:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Bundesakademie für kulturelle Bildung, Wolfenbüttel
Dance Workshop - Touch: Migrating Embodiedness
24 September 2023
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
be off (Minami Utsunomiya)
1-7-10 Yoshino, Utsunomiya, 320-0838