Archive: Events

November 21st, 2018
Open Lecture: O Camões dos Orientalistas
K. David Jackson (Yale University)

September 24, 2018                                                                                                  Opening Lecture of the Academic Year 2018/2019: Memory Studies Meets Comparative Studies                                                                                              Astrid Erll (Goethe Universität, Frankfurt am Main)

June 4-5, 2018                                                                                                            Block Seminar:Theorizing Historical Research at the Intersection of Gender and Film/Media Studies                                                                                                Monica dall’Asta (Università di Bologna) and Lucia Tralli (American University of Rome)

March 19-20, 2018                                                                                                            Block Seminar: On photoliterature: methodology and perspectives                   Jean-Pierre Montier (Université de Rennes 2)

September 29, 2017                                                                                                    Opening Lecture of the Academic Year 2017/2018: Forum Shopping: On Locating Other People’s Comparisons                                                                               Joseph Slaughter (Columbia University)

May 31, 2017
Lecture: “The air of design”: Accidents in the Modern Experience
Johannes Türk (Indiana University – Bloomington)

May 18-19, 2017
Block Seminar: Sympathy, Science & the State: Aesthetic Ideologies of the Very Long Nineteenth Century
Ortwin de Graef  (KULeuven)

March 6-7, 2017
Block Seminar: Narrative Dynamics 
Brian Richardson (Department of English, University of Maryland)

March 10, 2016
Lecture: On African Cinema
Manthia Diawara (New York University)

November 20, 2015
Seminar: Publication in Academic Journals: The Example of ‘Textual Practice’
Peter Boxall (University of Sussex)