Visiting Speakers

  • 30th January 2012 - Bryony Dixon, Silent Film Curator at the BFI,  'Why Silent Film Still Matters', Seminar Room A/B in the Research Commons at 6.30pm.
  • 19th March 2012 - Santanu Das (Queen Mary) 'The Indian Sepoy in the First World War: Objects, Images and Words' 4-6 in MR1.

Staff and PhD Research Papers

All Staff Research sessions take place on Wednesdays 1-2 in LT7, Queens Building.

  • Wed 25 January 2012: Elizabeth Micakovic, ‘T. S. Eliot’s Ineffable Voices’
  • Wed 15 February 2012: Dr Vike Plock, ‘The Search for the Dress, the Perfect Dress”: Sartorial and Socio-Psychological Impasses in Jean Rhys’s “Left Bank” Fiction’

Past Speakers

  • 12 December 2011 - Celeste-Marie Bernier (Univeristy of Nottingham) ‘Narrative, History and Memory: Representing World War I in African American Visual Culture" Queen's MR3, 5pm. Part of Visual Culture lecture series.
  • Wed 14 December 2011: James Lyons, 'Lo-fiying Stars': cult directors and Mumblecore.'
  • Wed 7 December 2011: Rebecca Mills, ‘Transcendence vs Immersion: Twentieth Century Elegiac Perspectives and Littoral Geographies’
  • Mon 5 December 2011: Dr Jo Gill and Dr Martin Dines (Kingston), Research Roundtable, ‘The Culture of the Suburbs’
  • 9 November2011: Prof Gabriella Giannachi (University of Exeter), ‘The Documentation and Archiving of Mixed Reality Experience: from CloudPad to Art Map’.
  • 2 November 2011: Matt Hayler (University of Exeter), ‘Implications and Provocations: Interdisciplinary Responses to Digitisation’
  • 25th October 2011 Paul Muldoon 'The University as Patron of the Arts'