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Centre for Uses of Literature

Center for Uses of Literature Wednesday meetings

Schedule for Fall 2023

20 September 2023, 14:00-15:30

Presentation by Emilie Dybdal (KU) on her PhD project on contemporary literature about Greenland.

4 October 2023, 14:00-15:30

Presentation by Bryan Yazell on interdisciplinary collaboration in the new SDU Climate Cluster Elite Center PACA (Mobilizing Post-Anthropocentric Climate Action: A New Root Narrative), for which he is co-PI.

8 November 2023, 14:00-15:30

Book launch for Charlotte Johanne Fabricius's new book Super-Girls of the Future: Girlhood and Agency in Contemporary Superhero Comics

Everyone welcome; for more details, click here

6 December 2023, 14:00-15:30

Camilla Schwartz, 'Queering Pontoppidan'



Spring semester 2023

25 January 2023, 14:00-15:30

(Sokrates meeting room + on Zoom): Welcome back and planning for the new year

22 February 2023, 14:00-15:30

(Gail Jefferson meeting room + on Zoom) : presentation by Tatsiana Haiden, 'The translators and the publishing company'

8 March 2023, 14:00-15:30

(Sokrates + on Zoom): presentation of research project 'Inclusive Imaginaries in Polarized Times: US American Myths and Symbols' - Anita Wohlmann

29 March 2023, 14:00-15:30

(Sokrates + on Zoom):  Read Like a Man project: reflections and results. Peter Simonsen and Marie-Elisabeth Lei Pihl

19 April, 14:00-15:30

(O-DIAS Seminarrum V24-411-0 + on Zoom) BOOK LAUNCH: The American Vagrant in Literature

We are delighted to host the launch of Bryan Yazell's new book The American Vagrant in Literature: Race, Work and Welfare (Edinburgh University Press, 2023).

For more information about the event, click here (pdf).

More details on the book can be found here.

17 May, 14:00-15:30

(Sokrates meeting room + on Zoom): presentation by Nicklas Freisleben Lund on his book project about the contemporary Danish end-of-life novel.

Last Updated 15.02.2024