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Registration open for November-January 2021-22 training sessions

Registration open for November-January 2021-22 training sessions

by Naomi Wells -
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Modern Languages Research Training 2021-2022

The 2021-22 Institute of Modern Languages Research’s free training programme will be delivered online on Wednesday afternoons. All sessions are free and open to researchers at any career stage, but advance registration on the IMLR’s events system will be essential (please note registrations are limited for some sessions to facilitate discussion and interaction). Registration is now open for the following sessions running from October to January: 

 

1.    Languages and Community-Based Work and Research

Session leader: Dr María Soledad Montañez

Date and time: Wednesday 27 October, 2-4pm

Booking link: Languages and Community-Based Work and Research | The Institute of Modern Languages Research (sas.ac.uk)


2. Working with and Interviewing Writers, Artists and Filmmakers*

Session leader: Dr Joseph Ford

Date and time: Wednesday 3 November 2021, 2pm - 3.30pm.

Booking link: Working with and Interviewing Writers, Artists and Filmmakers | The Institute of Modern Languages Research (sas.ac.uk)

  

3.    Digital Culture and Modern Languages Research

Session leader: Dr Naomi Wells

Date and time: Wednesday 17 November 2021, 2-3pm.

Booking link: Digital Culture and Modern Languages Research | The Institute of Modern Languages Research (sas.ac.uk)

 

4.    Getting Published for Modern Languages and Area Studies Researchers

Date: Wednesday 1 December, 2-3.30pm

Speakers: Prof. Charles Burdett, Dr Ainhoa Montoya, Dr Godela Weiss-Sussex and Dr Naomi Wells

Booking link: Getting Published for Modern Languages and Area Studies Researchers | The Institute of Modern Languages Research (sas.ac.uk)

 

5.    Ethnography in Modern Languages and Cultures Research*

Session leaders: Dr Naomi Wells and Dr Ainhoa Montoya

Session 1: Ethnography and Modern Languages and Cultures (Wednesday 19 January 2022, 2-3pm)

Session 2: Ethnographic Fieldwork (Wednesday 26 January 2022, 2-3pm)

Booking link: Ethnography in Modern Languages and Cultures Research | The Institute of Modern Languages Research (sas.ac.uk)

  

Registration for further sessions planned for Terms 2 and 3 will be announced in December, and these sessions will cover topics such as: world literature, environmental humanities, decolonial methods, Modern Languages archives and collections, languages research in schools, participatory photography*, decolonising data for cultural research* and research in post-conflict settings*.

 

Please contact naomi.wells@sas.ac.uk if you have any questions about the programme.

*These sessions have been organised by the ‘Fieldwork and Modern Languages’ working group, chaired by Prof. Claire Griffiths (c.griffiths@chester.ac.uk)