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Women Life-Writing: Migration, Language and Identity Symposium and Art Exhibition

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 29/06/2015
All Day

Location
Room A 7, Samuel Alexander Building

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This is a free event but online registration is required for attendance. Please note, there are total of 40 tickets available for this event. To book your ticket, please visit our EVENTBRITE booking page.

Women Life-Writing – 29 June 2015 – PDF Poster

 

Date: 29 June 2015

Venue: Room A 7, Samuel Alexander Building, the University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK.

Programme:

10.30 am Registration
11.00 am Welcome note and Introduction
11.20-12.00 Signatures in the Feminine: Women’s oblique autobiographies in 1920s EgyptMarilyn Booth, University of Oxford          

 

12. 00-12.40 Narrating Place, Migration and Language: from Anna’s PerspectiveMáiréad Nic Craith, Heriot-Watt University

 

12.40 Discussion
13.00 Lunch
14.00-14.40 Feelingful Development: women’s stories – women’s policies? Susan Hodgett, University of Ulster

 

14.40-15.20 Staging stories of their lives: Chinese female migrants and autobiographical dramatic writing in contemporary China Natascha Gentz, University of Edinburgh

 

15.20-15.40 The View from the Artist’s Palate: a narrative of Women’s Life as visualisations across cultures Aida Foroutan, University of Manchester

 

15.40-16.00 Discussion and closing remarks

 

For further information please email zahia.smailsalhi@manchester.ac.uk or visit our EVENTBRITE page.

 

 

 
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