Postmigrant Aesthetics: How to narrate a future Europe?
Please note that the event will be recorded and that questions for each panel will only be taken after the presentations. Audience members will be muted during the presentations. For technical inquiries, please contact Dorothee Leesing.
8:50 AM to 9:00 AM (PST) Introduction: Welcome and Acknowledgement
Markus Hallensleben (UBC); Moritz Schramm (SDU)
9:00 AM to 10:20 AM (PST) Panel I: New Perspectives for a Postmigrant Europe
Moderators: Sten Moslund (SDU); Markus Hallensleben (UBC)
Francesca Pegorer (UBC): From Friuli, Looking East: Multiple Belongings between Literature and Autoethnography
Moritz Schramm (SDU): Radical Diversity: A New Narrative for Postmigrant Europe?
Azadeh Sharifi (LMU, respondent)
10:25 AM to 12:10 PM (PST) Panel II: Postmigrant Narratives in European Literature and Film
Moderator: Sabine Zimmermann (UBC); Francesca Pegorer (UBC)
Markus Hallensleben (UBC): Migrating into European History: From “Dangerous Affinities” to Postmigrant Narratives
Alvaro Luna (Université de Limoges and Institut d’études politiques de Paris): Towards an Ecocritical Reading of (Post)migrant Narratives: An Analysis of Yamina Benguigui’s Inch’Allah Dimanche
Katrin Sieg (Georgetown U, respondent)
12:15-12:30 PM (PST) Internal Wrap-Up Discussion about Plans for Future Collaboration