Programme

9.00 – 9.30 Welcome and registration

9.30 – 11.00 Panel 1 – Bodily Metaphors (Chair: Giulia Borrini, PhD Student, University of St Andrews)

11.00 – 11.15 Coffee Break


11.15 – 12.45 Panel 2 – Power, Identity and the Body (Chair: Rebecca Walker, PhD Student, University of St Andrews)

12.45 – 13.45 Lunch (Gateway Building – Meeting Rooms 1 & 2)

During lunch, we will display posters proposed by participants to the conference.

13.45 – 14.45 Keynote Lecture: Writing Migration Through The Body
(Dr Emma Bond, University of St Andrews)

14.45 – 16.15 Panel 3 – Mobility, Migration, and the Social Body (Chair: Dr Silvia Caserta, Lecturer in Comparative Literature and Italian, University of St Andrews)

16.15 – 16.30 Closing Remarks


17.00 – 18.30 Public Lecture (School V, St Salvator’s Quad)

Diffracting Dante’s Paradiso with Pier Paolo Pasolini and Elsa Morante: Corporeality, Sexuality, Aesthetics
(Dr Manuele Gragnolati, Université de Paris Sorbonne; University of Oxford)

18.30 Wine Reception (Arts Lecture Theatre Foyer)

Following Dr Gragnolati’s lecture, all participants are welcome to join us for dinner in town.

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