Date:
23 May 2003
Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Speaker:

Hervé Baudry, Stefanie Cadenhead, John Flower, Martin Hurcombe, Heather Jones, Deirdre Kelliher, Nicholas Martin, Clément Puget, James Steel, Janet Streeter, John Theobald, Leon van Schoonneveldt

Regent Street campus
  • Hervé Baudry, University of Coimbra, Portugal: “Gérald Hervé, romancier de la guerre et penseur de l’armée”
  • Stefanie Cadenhead, University of Liverpool: “Le retour au récit: un effort vers le sens. Contemporary French fictions, the Second World War and the Occupation”
  • John Flower, University of Kent at Canterbury: “Patrick Modiano and the return of totalitarianism”
  • Martin Hurcombe, University of Bristol / GWACS: “Exemplary Deaths: the French Detective Novel’s Treatment of the First World War”
  • Heather Jones, Trinity College Dublin: “Pat Barker and Sebastian Faulks: Re-Inventing the First World War Narrative”
  • Deirdre Kelliher, University College Dublin: “Narrating Violence: Theories of representation”
  • Nicholas Martin, University of St Andrews: “Rocking the Boat: Günter Grass’s Crabwalk and Postwar German Memory”
  • Clément Puget, Université Michel de Montaigne – Bordeaux 3: “Verdun, 1916. L’écriture de l’histoire dans les films de fiction et les manuels d’enseignement d’histoire au 20e siècle”
  • James Steel, Glasgow University: “Fascination-repulsion: the French and war”
  • Janet Streeter, St Martin’s College, Carlisle: “The Papon Trial as a narrative and its implications for cultural memory”
  • John Theobald, Southampton Institute: “Mass Media War Narratives and their Radical Critics”
  • Leon van Schoonneveldt, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam: “Experience and Expertise in the Representation of the Unrepresentable”

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