Programme 2021-2022

Regulary updated

Friday 26 November 2021, 2pm-4pm : Tom WRIGHT (University of Sussex/LARCA UMR 8225) ‘Orenda and the Indigenous Roots of Charisma’

POSTPONED 18 March 2022  Friday 10 December 2021, 2pm-4pm (zoom + OdG358): Michael JONIK (University of Sussex) “A Dictionary of the Indian Languages”: Thoreau’s Ecopoetic Ethnobotany”- respondent: Antoine Traisnel (U. of Michigan)

Friday 21 January 2022, 2pm-4pm:   Alice de GALZAIN (University of Edinburgh) “Transcendentalists in Conversation: Margaret Fuller, Sophia Ripley, and ‘Woman’”

Friday 18 February 2022, 2pm-4pm: Bruno MONFORT (Université Paris Nanterre/LARCA UMR 8225) « Rétrospection /rétroaction, raconter le monde avec Poe »

Friday 18 March 2022, 2pm-4pm (zoom session): Antoine TRAISNEL (University of Michigan) & Thangham RAVINDRANATHAN (Brown University) “In the Doldrums: Plastic and the Sea” (with the Environmental Humanities Research Group) – Michael JONIK (University of Sussex) “A Dictionary of the Indian Languages”: Thoreau’s Ecopoetic Ethnobotany”

Friday 18 April 2022, 2pm-4pm:  Hélène VALANCE (Université de Bourgogne – Franche Comté) :  “Inconséquences historiques : Les visions anachroniques de Susan Fenimore Cooper dans ‘A Dissolving View’”