Audience Afroeuropeans 2015
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CONFERENCES

 

  • Forthcoming

    Pop Hero and Action Princess? Negotiating Gender in Popular Culture Student Conference, Münster, January 12 – 13, 2018
    For more information, see the page of the chair of American Studies or follow this link (CfP, wordpress).

  • Recent

    International Conference at the English Department:
    “Citizenship and Literature: Past Concerns, Present Issues, Future Trajectories”
    , February 20-21, 2017
    For a preliminary program and information on registration, please follow this link.

    22.–24. September 2016: THE FANTASTIC NOW: TENDENZEN DER FANTASTIKFORSCHUNG IM 21. JAHRHUNDERT
    Siebte Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Fantastikforschung e.V.
    Website: http://www.uni-muenster.de/Anglistik/GFF2016/
    Poster
    Keynotes:
    Fred Botting (Kingston University London, UK)
    Larissa Lai (University of Calgary, Canada)
    Lesungen:
    Uwe Durst
    Karl-Ulrich Burgdorf
    Ju Honisch

    International Conference:
    Challenging Reading: English-Language Education with Children and Teenagers

    11 - 12 March 2016 | University of Münster, Germany
    Further information

    TEFL Day 2016 - Fachdidaktiktag Englisch
    TEFL Day is an annual one-day event organised by the Chair of TEFL and supported by the Zentrum für Lehrerbildung (ZfL Münster). It takes place at the English Seminar of Münster University. Each TEFL Day moves into focus a current didactic concern, thus interweaving didactic theory with reflective practice of teaching English as a foreign language.

    The fourth TEFL Day will take place on Thursday, 10 March 2016.

    TEFL Day flyer and  TEFL Day: Workshop Overview

    Afroeuropeans Flyer 1

    AFROEUROPEANS: BLACK CULTURES AND IDENTITIES IN EUROPE
    Fifth Biennial Conference 2015
    The conference is organized by the Chair of English, Postcolonial and Media Studies, WWU Münster
    16-19 September 2015 I English Seminar, Münster

    Find detailed information on our website:  www.wwu.de/AFROEU2015
    and Facebook page: www.facebook.com/afroeuropeans2015

    Roundtable discussion “Why is my professor not black?”
    Thursday, 17 September, 16:00 - 18:00
    Exzellenzcluster „Religion und Politik“ JO 1, Johannisstraße 4, 48143 Münster
    With: Susheila Nasta I Karim Fereidooni I Shanell Johnson I Natasha A. Kelly I Emily Ngubia Kuria I Linda Supik I Vanessa Thompson

    For the roundtable, registration is not necessary and admission is free. You can register for the entire conference here: www.wwu.de/AFROEU2015/registration.html

    Fishbowl discussion “African European Studies: Aims, scope, and disciplinarily”
    Saturday, 19 September, 14:00 - 15:30
    Exzellenzcluster „Religion und Politik“ JO 1, Johannisstraße 4, 48143 Münster
    With: Natasha A. Kelly I Elisa Joy White I Matti Traußneck

    For the discussion, registration is not necessary, admission is free. You can register for the entire conference here: www.wwu.de/AFROEU2015/registration.html

  • Past conferences

    Annual GAPS Conference (Gesellschaft für Anglophone Postkoloniale Studien, formerly GNEL)  "Ideology in Postcolonial Texts and Contexts"

    14-16 May, 2015 | English Seminar, Muenster
    Find detailed information on our website:
    http://www.uni-muenster.de/Anglistik/GAPS2015/

    11. Arbeitstagung für den wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchs in der Fremdsprachenforschung
    24.-25. Februar 2015 | Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
    Für weitere Informationen siehe Webseite

    14. Afrika Festival Münster - "Business as usual? Unternehmergeist und Ideen aus Afrika"
    17 June 2014 | Stadtbücherei am Alten Steinweg 11, 48143 Münster
    Further information on readings

    Study India Day
    3 June 2014 | Festsaal, Schlossplatz 5, Münster
    Flyer

    Workshop: "Norms and Standards in Indian English and other South Asian Englishes"
    2 June 2014 | English Department, WWU Münster
    For futher information, please see the flyer

    Workshop: Transcultural Autobiography - Postgraduate Workshop
    The workshop is organized by the Chair of American Studies, WWU Münster
    April 9, 2014, 4 p.m. - April 10, 2014, 3 p.m.
    For further information, please see the flyer

    TEFL Day - Fachdidaktiktag Englisch
    19 February 2014 | English Department, WWU Münster
    Download the TEFL Day flyer or visit the TEFL Homepage
    Programme

    Workshop: Teaching Kurt Vonnegut - Workshop by students and professors from Ball State University (Indiana, USA)
    The workshop is organized by the Chair of American Studies, WWU Münster
    February 11, 2014, 2:30 p.m.  - 5 p.m.
    Further information on the flyer

    Workshop:
    Arbeiten und Bewerben in englischer Sprache: Rollenspiele
    Veranstaltung des Career Service - Termine:
    19.11.2013, 10:15 – 16:45 Uhr und 20.11.2013, 10:15 – 16:45 Uhr
    Weitere Informationen auf der Website des Career Service

    Workshop: „English in contemporary Scotland“, organised by Prof. Dr. Gut
    18-20 November 2013

    Conference:
    Diasporic Constructions of Home and Belonging
    22-24 September 2013
    Flyer

    Summer school
    Just Politics? Postcolonial Ecocriticism between Imagination and Occupation
    ASNEL/GNEL summer school hosted by the University of Potsdam
    2-6 September 2013
    Flyer

    TEFL Lounge
    15 May 2013 Teaching Australia:Insights and Perspectives
    12 June 2013 Teaching Material: Diesterweg
    6-8-p.m. |Room ES 13, English Department, WWU Münster
    Download the TEFL Lounge flyer

    Conference on „Universal or diverse paths to English phonology”, organised by Prof. Dr. Gut, funded by the Volkswagen-Stiftung
    19-21 September 2012

    TEFL Day - Fachdidaktiktag  Englisch
    8 February 2012 | English Department, WWU Münster
    Download the TEFL Day flyer or visit the TEFL Homepage

    Exhibition: William Butler Yeats
    16 September - 29 October 2011 | University library (ULB)
    http://www.ulb.uni-muenster.de/forum/nachrichten/2011-09-16_yeats.html

    DAAD German-Indian Symposium on Knowledge Transfer
    and Cultural Exchange

    16-17 May 2011 | English Department, WWU Münster
    Download: Information and programme

    Inaugural Workshop of the DFG Young Scholars Network “Black Diaspora and Germany”
    Transcending Diaspora: Whiteness, Performativity and the Politics of the Body
    3-4 December 2010 | English Department, WWU Münster
    Download: Information and programme

    Erste Graduiertentagung der Graduate School "Practices of Literature"Graduiertentagung Anything Goes
    "Anything goes? Literaturwissenschaft im 21. Jahrhundert"
    21-22 May 2010 | Senatssaal, Schloss der WWU Münster
    http://www.uni-muenster.de/Practices-of-Literature/Veranstaltungen/Graduiertentagung.html
    Contact and registration: gradpol@uni-muenster.de

    Internationales Kolloquium:
    "Buchgeschenke und kulturelle Netzwerke vom 14. bis zum 16. Jahrhundert "
    8-10 February 2010 | English Department, WWU Münster
    http://www.uni-muenster.de/SFB496/projekte/b7.html

    Colloquium:
    Colloque in Memoriam Paul-Gabriel Boucé
    4-5 February 2010 | English Department, WWU Münster
    Programme (pdf)
    http://www.uni-muenster.de/Anglistik/Swift/Library/events.html

     Gnelneu1vorderseite27052008thumbnailConference:
    "Postcolonial Translocations"
    20th annual GNEL/ASNEL conference
    21-24 May 2009 | English Department, WWU Münster
    For more information click here

    Series of events:
    "Alles  schwarz~weiß oder was?"
    readings - exhibition - theatre - films - concerts
    May-October 2008
    For more information click here 

    Conference:
    "The Edward Said Symposium: Locations - Readings - Legacies"
    25-27 September 2008 | Lake Griebnitzsee (Berlin)
    www.edwardsaid2008.de

     Conference:
    "On Whose Terms? Critical Negotiations in Black British Literature and the Arts"
    13-14 March 2008 | Goldsmiths College, University of London, UK
    Organised by
    Dr. Deirdre Osborne, (Department of Drama, Goldsmiths, University of London)
    Prof. Mark Stein (Department of English Studies, University of Muenster, Germany)
    Dr. Godfrey Brandt (Faculty of Continuing Education, Birkbeck, University of London)
    For more information click here

    Conference:
    "Hybrid Cultures, Nervous States - Insecurity and Anxiety in Britain and Germany in a (Post)Colonial World"
    5-7 May 2007 | English Department, WWU Münster
    hybrid-cultures.eu

    Conference:
    Fundamenatlism and Literature - global/local
    19-21 November 2006
    http://www.uni-muenster.de/Anglistik/Fundamentalism/Conferences/Literature/

    Conference:
    "5. Münsteraner Symposium zu Jonathan Swift"
    22-24 May 2006 | English Department, WWU Münster

    Conference:
    "Crossovers: African Americans and Germany"
    22-26 March 2006 | English Department, WWU Münster

    International Colloquium:
    "Jonathan Swift in Europe"
    30 November 2005 | English Department, WWU Münster

    Conference:
    Literatur, Kultur, Umwelt 'Ecocriticism' - eine Standortbestimmung
    10-12 March 2004 | English Department, WWU Münster