Modern Languages Research Training Programme 2021-2022

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 February to March 2022:  

 

1. Conducting Research in Post-Conflict Contexts* 

Session leader: Catherine Gilbert (Newcastle) 

Date and time: Wednesday 2 February 2022, 2pm-4pm GMT 

Booking link: Conducting Research in Post-Conflict Contexts | The Institute of Modern Languages Research (sas.ac.uk) 


2. Environmental Humanities and World Literature/Translation Workshop: Ecopoetic Matters in Translated World-War Literature by Guillaume Apollinaire and Giuseppe Ungaretti** 

Session leader: Daniel Finch-Race (Bologna) 

Date and time: Wednesday 9 February 2022, 2pm-4pm GMT 

Booking link: Environmental Humanities and World Literature/Translation Workshop: Ecopoetic Matters in Translated World-War Literature by Guillaume Apollinaire and Giuseppe Ungaretti | The Institute of Modern Languages Research (sas.ac.uk) 

   

3. Disability Studies and Modern Languages Research 

Session leader: Eleanor Jones (Southampton) 

Date and time: Wednesday 23 February 2022, 2pm-3.30pm GMT 

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

  

4. Working in the field: Photographic Methods* 

Speakers: Tom Martin (Lincoln) & Chandra Morrison (LSE) 

Date and time: Wednesday 2 and Wednesday 9 March 2022, 12-2pm GMT 

Booking link: Working in the field: Photographic Methods | The Institute of Modern Languages Research (sas.ac.uk) 

  

5. Grounding World Literature** 

Session leader: Jack Clift (SOAS) 

Date and time: Wednesday 23 March, 2-4pm 

Booking link: Grounding World Literature | The Institute of Modern Languages Research (sas.ac.uk) 

 

Registration for further sessions planned for Terms 3 will be announced in March, and these sessions will cover topics including Modern Languages archives and collections, decolonial methods, visual analysis, languages research in schools, applying for research grants, decolonising data for cultural research* and research in and with indigenous communities*. 

  

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’ research group, chaired by Prof. Claire Griffiths (c.griffiths@chester.ac.uk) 

** These sessions are part of the Convocation Seminars in World Literature and Translation led by Joseph Ford (IMLR) and convened with LINKS (London Intercollegiate Network for Comparative Studies)’. 

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