Category Archives: Conferences

‘Un-shared Futures?: Teaching the Literatures of Four Nations in Flux’ –– A Symposium

The Association for Welsh Writing in English and the University of Wolverhampton School of Humanities are delighted to invite colleagues from all areas of literary studies to a one-day symposium on the subject of ‘Un-shared Futures?: Teaching the Literatures of … Continue reading

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Turning Perpignan Green

In this Guest Blog for Transculture, CTTR postgraduate research student Stephen Greenfield reflects on his recent experiences at the International Conference on Ecopoetics at Perpignan: Almost 53 years after Salvadore Dali referred to Perpignan as the ‘centre du monde’, the French/Catalan city … Continue reading

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Victorian Border Crossings: Day Conference, Friday 19 February

Midlands Interdisciplinary Victorian Studies Seminar (MIVSS) in conjunction with the Northern Comparative Literature Network present a day conference, Victorian Border Crossings: Cross-national Elements of the Nineteenth Century, on Friday 19th February 2016 at the Centre for Transnational & Transcultural Research, University … Continue reading

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Conference: Human Rights and Faith Perspectives, 21 November 2015

In partnership with Inter Faith Wolverhampton and Wolverhampton City Council, the Centre for Transnational & Transcultural Research (CTTR)  is proud to host ‘Human Rights and Faith Perspectives’, a conference organized by Dr Opinderjit Kaur Takhar, Senior Lecturer in Religious Studies. The … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – British Comparative Literature Association, XIVth Triennial Conference: Salvage (12-15 July 2016)

Proposals are invited for the Fourteenth Triennial International Conference of the British Comparative Literature Association hosted by the Centre for Transnational and Transcultural Research at the University of Wolverhampton (UK) from 12-15 July 2016. The theme of the conference is … Continue reading

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The Country and the City: AWWE 2015 Conference

In this post, Dr Aidan Byrne reports on the Association for Welsh Writing in English conference at Gregynog Hall, Newtown, on 27-29 March 2015. This year, I co-organised the Association for Welsh Writing in English conference alongside Professor Diana Wallace of the University … Continue reading

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Salvaging Cervantes

A thirty six-strong team of Spanish researchers comprising historians, archeologists and anthropologists may have located the remains of Miguel de Cervantes, author of Don Quijote and founder, among others, of the modern European novel, in a convent in Madrid where … Continue reading

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Conference Report – Borders & Crossings/Seuils et traverses, 11-13 September 2014

The Centre for Transnational and Transcultural Research (CTTR) had the pleasure of co-organising the 11th Borders & Crossings/Seuils et traverses International Travel Writing Conference held at the Bolyarski Hotel, Veliko Turnovo, Bulgaria, on 11-13 September 2014. The conference series began … Continue reading

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