Series 2017-18

Term 1

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Carolotta von Matzan : “Decolonising the curriculum at tertiary institutions in South Africa: Interrogating postcolonial theory and Christian Kracht’s novel Ich werde hier sein im Sonnenschein und im Schatten.”

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Piotr Setkiewicz: The SS Staff in Auschwitz”

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Alison K.  Smith: “Imperial Russia on the Edge: A Microhistory of Collapse”.

Thursday, November 5, 2017

John Zilcosky: “The Times in Which We Live”: Freud’s The Uncanny, World War One, and Trauma of Contagion”.

Term 2

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Thorsten Unger: “Czernobyl and its Aftermath: Literary Depictions from Christa Wolf to Alina Bronsky”.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Tatiana Filimonova

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Sean Franzel