Spring Programme 2016

Talks usually take place on Mondays at 4pm in HumSS280

Is There a Role for Grandparents in Reconciling Work and Family Life?

9th January 2017 Ruksar Sattar, Law (Leicester)

Can We Hear “Girlhood”? Female Adolescence as Musical Affect in Film

16th January 2017 Gemma Edney, Film (Exeter)

Deconstruction of the Voice in Drag Lip-Sync Performance

30th January 2017 Jacob Bird, Musicology (Oxford)

Women’s Employment and Empowerment in Saudi Arabia

6th February 2017 Mona Almunaiey, Politics

Surviving the English Civil Wars as a Widow

20th February 2017 Hanna Worthen, History (Leicester)

Reflections on Writing the Female Grotesque

27th February 2017 Karina Lickorish Quinn, English (3pm HumSS 144)

The Medieval Woman and the Western World

6th March 2017 Marco Prost, Modern Languages

Mixed Race Relationships and Women’s Magazines in 1950s Britain

13th March 2017 Anna Maguire, History (King’s)

Experience of Time and Subjectivity in Motherhood Writing

20th March 2017 Mariana Howell, English Literature (Southampton)