Public Lecture: Dr Sharon Deane-Cox, ‘Nodes of Memory and Translation: Encountering the past in the museum space’

International museum visitors often rely on translation as a means of accessing the original multimodal ‘texts’ of an exhibition, including the stories that are told, the objects that are displayed and the perspectives that are embedded in that constructed space. This paper will consider some of the ramifications of translation in terms of how the … Read more

BROWN BAG SESSIONS: Semester 1, 2016-17

The Group will meet on the last Wednesday of the month (1-2pm, Quad/United College, Room 31) to discuss current research with colleagues. All are welcome. 26 October: Dr Colette Lawson (German and Comparative Literature). ‘Memory Theory, New Media and the Digital Archive’. 30 November: Prof. Nicki Hitchcott and Dr Hannah Grayson (French). Rwandan Stories of … Read more