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Thu 5 Nov, '20
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Open keynote lecture by Dr Rosemarie H. Peña on "Scholarly Activism: The Black German Heritage and Research Association (BGHRA) and Black German Studies in the United States"
Online

Rosemarie H. Peña holds a PhD in Childhood Studies from Rutgers University-Camden where she also earned her MA in Childhood Studies and BAs in German and Psychology. She identifies as a dual heritage Black (Senegalese) German American transnational adoptee and is the founder and president of the Black German Heritage and Research Association (BGHRA).

In her keynote, Rosemarie Peña will discuss the role of the Black German Heritage and Research Association (BGHRA) with respect to Black German family and community reunification, and the expansion of Black German Studies in the U.S. as an interdisciplinary field of academic research.

Please register for the keynote lecture using the booking form by Tuesday 3rd November. Once registration has closed, you will be sent a link to join the virtual keynote.

Thu 5 Nov, '20 - Sat 7 Nov, '20
5:30pm - 5:30pm
Women in German Studies UK & Ireland Conference
Online

Runs from Thursday, November 05 to Saturday, November 07.

The full programme for the Women in German Studies UK & Ireland Conference has now been published: https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/modernlanguages/academic/ks/womeningermanstudies.

Due to the online format, the conference will be free to attend for paid-up members. In support of our PG and precarious colleagues, we invite you to make a donation to the WIGS account (please use the word “donation” in the payment reference). This money will go towards supporting future conference attendance, travel grants and emergency hardship funds for PGRs, ECRs, and members on precarious contracts. To join WIGS or to find out the details of the bank account, please contact Sarah Pogoda.

The conference will take place via MS Teams. All paid-up members are invited to participate. Links for the meetings will be shared on WIGS-FORUM@JISCMAIL.AC.UK in the week before the conference. Please contact K.Stone@warwick.ac.uk if you have any questions.

Tue 10 Nov, '20
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CRPLA Online Reading Group on 'Crisis' - Term 1
Online

CRPLA is hosting an on-line reading group this autumn, to discuss the concept of crisis. We will meet on Tuesday evenings 5.30-7.00 pm, in Weeks 2, 4, 8 and 10. Each meeting will consider the concept of crisis from a different perspective. Professor Miguel Beistegui will launch the reading group in Week 2, with a brief history of the concept and readings on its role in political economy and legal theory. Further information on readings and logistics are available here:

 

https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/philosophy/research/researchcentres/phillit/crisisreadinggroup/

 

We hope you can join us.

Mon 16 Nov, '20
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Translation and Transcultural Studies Research Talk with Dr Ting Guo (Exeter)
Teams

On Monday 16 November 2020, 1-2pm, Dr Ting Guo (Exeter) will discus the intervention of Chinese film fans in online film criticism through translation.

Please note that you will need to register your interest through this form by Sunday 15th November. You will receive further details about accessing the seminar via Teams on the day of Dr Guo's talk. Any problems, please get in touch with translation@warwick.ac.uk

Tue 24 Nov, '20
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Joint research seminar YP Centre for Carribbean Studies and Translation and Transcultural Studies
Teams

On Tuesday 24 November 2020, 5pm, Loreta Collins (Puerto Rico) & Maria Grau Perejoan (Balearic Islands) will talk about their recently published English-Spanish translation of Caribbean women poets The Sea Needs No Ornament/ El mar no necesita ornamento: A Bilingual Anthology of Contemporary Caribbean Women Poets (Peepal Tree  Press, 2020). The event is organised by the YP Centre for Caribbean Studies in collaboration with Translation and Transcultural Studies (SMLC). Please note that all our talks will be held online this year and you will need to register your interest with Dr Fabienne Manicom, Director of the Centre. Please email her on F.Viala@warwick.ac.uk. You will then receive further details about accessing the lecture via Teams.

Tue 24 Nov, '20
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CRPLA Online Reading Group on 'Crisis' - Term 1
Online

CRPLA is hosting an on-line reading group this autumn, to discuss the concept of crisis. We will meet on Tuesday evenings 5.30-7.00 pm, in Weeks 2, 4, 8 and 10. Each meeting will consider the concept of crisis from a different perspective. Professor Miguel Beistegui will launch the reading group in Week 2, with a brief history of the concept and readings on its role in political economy and legal theory. Further information on readings and logistics are available here:

 

https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/philosophy/research/researchcentres/phillit/crisisreadinggroup/

 

We hope you can join us.

Tue 8 Dec, '20
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CRPLA Online Reading Group on 'Crisis' - Term 1
Online

CRPLA is hosting an on-line reading group this autumn, to discuss the concept of crisis. We will meet on Tuesday evenings 5.30-7.00 pm, in Weeks 2, 4, 8 and 10. Each meeting will consider the concept of crisis from a different perspective. Professor Miguel Beistegui will launch the reading group in Week 2, with a brief history of the concept and readings on its role in political economy and legal theory. Further information on readings and logistics are available here:

 

https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/philosophy/research/researchcentres/phillit/crisisreadinggroup/

 

We hope you can join us.

Tue 15 Dec, '20 - Wed 16 Dec, '20
All-day
The Ends of Autonomy II. Virtual Conference (Warwick/Monash)

Runs from Tuesday, December 15 to Wednesday, December 16.