Next TNS Seminar: Working with Popular Culture: The Case of Brazil

The next Centre for Transnational Studies (TNS) seminar will be taking place at 5:00pm on Wednesday 26th March 2014 in Lecture Theatre A, Building 65, Avenue Campus. The session will be led by Paris-based film director Cesar Paes and Dr Mark Dinneen from the University of Southampton.

Next TNS Seminar: A network of ties, or tied to a network?

The next Centre for Transnational Studies (TNS) seminar will be taking place from 4.20pm-7.00pm on Wednesday 12th March 2014 in Room 2251, Building 65a, Avenue Campus. PhD students Heather Meyer and Jenny Cuffe will lead a workshop on transnational social ties, using examples from their current research to illustrate what it means to be ‘globally connected’.

Transnational Studies seminar: A network of ties, or tied to a network?

The next Centre for Transnational Studies (TNS) seminar will take place on Wednesday 12th March from 4:20-7:00pm in Room 2251, Building 65a, Avenue Campus. The seminar is entitled ‘A network of ties, or tied to a network?’, and will be led by PhD students Jenny Cuffe and Heather Meyer. All welcome!

Next TNS Seminar: Art, Identity and Migration – The Spielberg Question

The next TNS seminar will be taking place from 5.00-6.30pm on Wednesday 29th January 2014 on the Avenue Campus, Building 65, Room 1145. David Glasser, Executive Chair and Sarah MacDougall, Eva Frankfurther Curatorial Fellow for the Study of Émigré Artists of Ben Uri Gallery & Museum in London will lead a discussion on their museum’s shift of the traditional paradigm to address the following:

In our 2014 daily diet of xenophobia, we see political parties led by those privileged with high intellect and fine educations compete with each other over the ghosts of the immigrant shadowing us during the day and resting awake under our beds at night all with the intention of taking our jobs, living well off of our taxes and changing the culture of what being (19th century) British is all about.

Next TNS Seminar: The Making of Latin American Music: Passion & Subversion

The next TNS seminar will be taking place from 5.00pm-6.30pm on Wednesday 11th December 2013 on the Avenue Campus, Building 65, Room 1145. Professor Carmen Bernand from the Université Paris-X will be speaking about ‘The Making of Latin American Music: Passion & Subversion’. After the presentation, there will be a question and answer session, as well as music and wine. All welcome!

Transnational Stories workshop today

The next TNS workshop will take place today, Wednesday 16th October, at 4.00pm-7.00pm at the University’s Avenue Campus, Building 65, Room 1145. Professor Marion Demossier will present her research on ‘Following Grands Crus: Global Markets and Wine’, and Professor Laura Lewis on ‘Transnational Subjectivities among Young Adult US African descent …

TNS Annual Lecture: “Transnationalized Trajectories: Good Nation and Good Citizenship in East Asian School Curricula and Textbooks”

The TNS Annual Lecture will take place at 6pm on Wednesday 24th April in Lecture Theatre C at Avenue Campus.

Next TNS seminar: ‘Austerlitz, Lévitan, Bassano, 1943-1944. The difficult writing and the always evanescent memory of the three Paris camps’

The next TNS seminar will take place at 5pm on Wednesday 6th March in Room 1097, Building 65, Avenue Campus. The speaker will be Jean-Marc Dreyfus from Manchester University who will be speaking about ‘Austerlitz, Lévitan, Bassano, 1943-1944. The difficult writing and the always evanescent memory of the three Paris …

Next TNS seminar on 20th February 2013

The next TNS seminar will take place on Wednesday 20th February at 5pm in Room 1097, Avenue Campus. The speaker is Professor Mary Orr and her title is: “‘Nineteenth-Century French/Modern Language Studies, ‘pure’ and ‘applied? The Case of Sarah Bowdich (Lee), 1781-1856’ “. All welcome!