6TH E. ALLISON PEERS SYMPOSIUM - University of Liverpool

Department of Cultures, Languages and
Area Studies
University of Liverpool
Cypress Building
Chatham Street
Liverpool
L69 7ZR
Being presented in association with the Office for
Cultural and Scientific Affairs of the Embassy of
Spain in London:
6TH E. ALLISON
PEERS SYMPOSIUM
‘Crossing Borders, Crossing
Cultures’
And with the collaboration of:
15- 16 October 2014
Walbank Lecture Theatre, 12 Abercromby Square
Programme
12.30-13.00
Dr Eva Bru (University of Bangor): ‘Virtual
Becomings: Colour, Matter and Line in the
Artwork of Marcel·lí Antúnez’
13.00-14.30
LUNCH
14.30-15.00
Brian Mackern (Artist in Residence,
University of Liverpool and FACT): ‘South
American New Media Artworks’
15.00-15.30
Dr Jordana Blejmar (University of
Liverpool): ‘Toying with History: Playful
Memories in Post-Dictatorship Argentina’
15.30-16.00
Prof Carolina Rocha (Fulbright FellowUniversity of Liverpool): ‘From Plan
Condor to Contemporary Uruguayan coproduced Films’
16.00
WINE RECEPTION & PERFORMANCE:
WEDNESDAY, 15TH OCTOBER
14.00-16.00 Prof Joaquim Nadal (Universitat de Girona):
‘La liquidación de la transición española,
choque de nacionalismos’ (Peers Symposium
Student Activity)
THURSDAY, 16TH OCTOBER
09.45-10.15
REGISTRATION & WELCOME
Dr Chris Harris, Head of CLAS
10.30-11.00
Dr Andreu Bosch (Institut Ramon Llull):
‘El catalán, una lengua mediana con
proyección internacional’
11.00-11.30
COFFEE BREAK
11.30-12.30
ANNUAL E. ALLISON PEERS LECTURE
'Romances, Tonos, Tangos', Tyrone Landau
(vocals), Geoff Morris (guitar)
Prof Joaquim Nadal (Universitat de
Girona/ Peers Visiting Writer): ‘From
Catalonia Infelix to the 2014 Turnover’
For any queries please contact: please contact: Diana.Cullell@liverpool.ac.uk