The final programme for the ILC’s symposium ‘New Directions for Research in Language and Culture’ on Wednesday 6 November 2013 is now available. The full-day event will bring together researchers from Southampton and beyond to hear keynote presentations, engage in debates about the future of language and culture research, and hear about innovative research taking place in the Institute.
Registration is now closed for catering purposes, but all are welcome to attend the sessions.
Please join us for a day of lively debate and discussion!
10:00 – 10:15
Welcome and introduction to the day (Professor Anne Curry, Professor Michael Kelly)
10:15 – 11:00
Keynote speaker: Professor Charles Forsdick, University of Liverpool and AHRC Translating Cultures Theme Fellow
Translating Cultures: Variations on a Theme
Chair: Professor Mary Orr
11:00 – 11:30
Postgraduate poster session with coffee
11:30 – 12:15
Keynote speaker: Professor Andrew Higson, University of York
New Directions in Film Studies Research: Changes and Challenges
Chair: Professor Lucy Mazdon
12:15 – 13:30 Buffet Lunch, North Corridor
13:30 – 14:15
Keynote speaker: Professor Susanne Ehrenreich, University of Dortmund
Intercultural communication via English: Which English? Whose culture(s)?
Chair: Professor Jennifer Jenkins
14:15 – 14:30
14:30 – 17:00
Future Directions in Language and Culture Research: the Big Debates
17:30 – 18:00
Refreshments before inaugural lecture
18:00 – 19:00
Inaugural lecture of Professor Marion Demossier
Changing Places. The taste of Heritage in Burgundy
Chair: Professor Ullrich Kockel, Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh
Drinks following inaugural lecture