Research Events Archive

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May May
2016 2016
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May May
2016 2016
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building 17:00 - 18:30

Keynote Lecture: 'Co-authoring Feminisms Across Scholarship and Activism'

Professor Richa Nagar, University of Minnesota

Professor Nagar’s intellectual, pedagogical, and creative labour focuses on writing lives and struggles across the borders of language, genre, discipline, and...

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May May
2016 2016
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building 17:00 - 19:00

An interdisciplinary workshop will look at bilingualism and its relationships to brain functions and language development and use. Presenters are: Professor Kate Watkins and Dr. Themelis Karaminis (Department of Experimental Psychology) and Professor Victoria Murphy (Department of Education). A...

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May May
2016 2016
18:30 - 19:30

St Hilda's graduate students will showcase their research in poster form:

Ciaran Davis - How Popular was Crusading in14th Century England?

Hannah Bower - The Problem with Practicality: Rethinking Late Medieval Medical Recipes 1375-1500

Robert Blakey - Who's to Blame for...

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Mar Mar
2016 2016
Vernon Harcourt Room 09:30 - 17:30
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Mar Mar
2016 2016
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building 17:30 - 19:30
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Mar Mar
2016 2016
Lady Brodie Room 17:30 - 19:00

Abstract: This paper explores the cultural discourse of boredom in contemporary German-language literature and film, considering the historical origins of boredom during the rise of capitalism. It argues that as an "ugly feeling" (S.Nagi, 2007), boredom continues to operate as a signature mood...

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Mar Mar
2016 2016
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building 17:30 - 19:30
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2016 2016
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Feb Feb
2016 2016
Lady Brodie Room 17:15 - 18:45

Abstract of Dr Price's talk

'Emotions often clash with our considered judgments: for example, I might feel irritated when someone turns up late, even though I realise that they are not really to blame. Some theorists of emotion hold that these clashes are very much like cases of...

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