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June 2015

Apocalypse Now: Neoliberalism and Apocalyptic Narratives (Graduate Colloquium)

22 June 2015 - 23 June 2015
UNIL Dorigny, Anthropole
1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
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Keynote Speakers: Adam Kelly (University of York), Christian Arnsperger (University of Lausanne) Composed of a reading group, and a graduate colloquium, this project aimed to foster exchange between graduate students (MA & PhD) from the English department of the University of Lausanne, and graduate students from the English and Related literature of the University of York, the Comparative literature department of the University of Utrecht, and other Swiss universities such as those of Geneva, Fribourg, and Bern. The reading group took place at…

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October 2015

Transnational Approaches to American Literature (CUSO doctoral conferences)

1 October 2015 - 2 October 2015

This 2-day doctoral seminar explores the undergoing transformation of American literary studies in our age of globalization and more specifically the impact of transnational approaches on our contemporary perception of a highly multicultural American literature. This event will feature two talks by two international scholars, David Watson, of the University of Uppsala, and Silvia Schultermandl, of the University of Graz, who will present new insights on the transnational dimensions of American literary studies. The effect of transnationalism on American literature…

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Whiteness and the Contemporary Urban Battlefield – Johan Hoglund (Linneaus University)

28 October 2015
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November 2015

The Winning of the West: From Buffalo Bill to Larry McMurtry – Peter Swirski (University of Alberta)

11 November 2015

More information to be announced soon...

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November 2018

Film Screening

1 November 2018 @ 20:00 - 22:00
zinema, 4 rue Maupas
Lausanne, Switzerland
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  Please note that the November SANAS conference will be preceded by a film screening of Rhymes for Young Ghouls (2013), a movie by Mi’kmaq film director and writer Jeff Barnaby. The screening will be followed by a round table on Indigenous cultures and youth with Prof. Sarah Henzi. The event takes place on November 1, 2018 at the Zinéma in Lausanne.

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