Tuesday 26 November 2019 20:00 to 21:30
What makes people live and die for nations? Literary scholar Prof Joep Leerssen explains the power of the imagined community.
Monday 9 December 2019 12:30 to 13:30
On 9 December Irmgard Fuchs will give a UCMS-Lunchlecture about her research on medieval literature.
Tuesday 21 January 2020 15:15 to 17:00
This lecture addresses the practice of literary memory activism, using the Refugee Tales as an example.
Thursday 30 January 2020 09:00 to 17:00
The 30th Meeting of Computational Linguistics in The Netherlands (CLIN 30) will take place on January 30, 2020.
Tuesday 11 February 2020 15:15 to 17:00
Memorializing an Industrial Past: by whom, for whom and how? The Ruhr area of Germany in Comparative Perspective
This lecture will focus on the agents/activists who have been promoting the memory of the industrial past, asking what is at stake in their efforts.