The Society is delighted to announce that the Visiting International Fellow for the 2018-19 session is Natalie Edwards, Associate Professor of French at the University of Adelaide. As part of her fellowship, Natalie will deliver talks and events at Cardiff, Exeter, the IMLR, Bath and Bristol. Her full itinerary, with links to open events, is as follows:
Postgraduate Workshop, Cardiff University: 'Understanding the Modern Languages Landscape Beyond Europe'
31 October, 3pm
SFS Lecture, Cardiff University: 'Lydie Salvayre and Translingual Autobiography' (full details here)
10:00 Lecture to MA Translation students, University of Exeter
10:30 Seminar to MA Translation students
11:30 Repeat seminar
3:30 Seminar: 'The Translingual Writing of Franco-Vietnamese Writer Kim Thúy' (details here)
Society for Francophone Postcolonial Studies conference, IMLR (lecture on 'Hélène Cixous's Translingual Writing)
Conference on Women’s Writing, University of Bath: 'The Bilingual Autobiography of French-Australian author Catherine Rey'
Postgraduate Workshop, University of Bath
Seminar, University of Bristol: 'Hélène Cixous and Maryse Condé: Writing the Self Between Languages'
One-day conference, 'Bilingual Life Writing by Contemporary Women Writers', Centre for Contemporary Women’s Writing, IMLR