Monthly Archives: August 2014

Programme and Literary Festival

The full programme, with locations and full details of the parallel paper sessions, will be posted soon.

4 September

8.30 – 9.30      REGISTRATION

 

9.30 – 9.35      WELLCOME ADDRESS: Alison Waller (Roehampton)

 

9.35 – 10.30     KEYNOTE: Mark Currie (Queen Mary)

 

10.30 – 11.00  Refreshment break

 

11.00 – 12.30  Parallel paper sessions

 

12.30 – 13.30  Lunch

 

13.30 – 14.30  TALK: Suzanne Corkin (MIT, USA). ‘Permanent Present Tense: The Unforgettable Life of the Amnesic Patient, H.M’ Moderator: Jason Tougaw (CUNY, USA)

 

14.30 – 16.00 Parallel paper sessions

 

16.30 – 17.00  Refreshment break

 

17.00 – 18.30 Parallel Paper sessions and Special Session with Jamie Tehrani

 

18.30 – 19.00  Wine reception

 

19.00 – 21.00  Buffet dinner and Performance by Paul Antick (Roehampton), ‘Smith at Batang Kali: a short history of little value’

 

 

5 September

 

9.00- 10.00      KEYNOTE: Paul Bloom (Yale, USA). Moderator: Asifa Majid (Radboud University, Netherlands)

 

10.00- 10.30    Refreshment break

 

10.30- 12.00    Parallel paper sessions

 

12.00- 13.00    Lunch

 

13.00 – 14.00 KEYNOTE: Martijn Meeter (Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam)

 

14.00 – 14.30 Refreshment break

 

14.30- 16.00    Parallel Paper sessions

 

16.00- 17.00    ROUNDTABLE: Suzanne Corkin, Asifa Majid, Paul Bloom, Maud Casey, Martijn Meeter.

 

CONFERENCE CLOSES

On the 6th September, the Memory Network will be holding a literary festival, ‘MEMORY IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY’ at UCL, featuring Ian McEwan, Suzanne Corkin, and others writers in conversation. Tickets are free, and can be reserved by emailing memorynetwork@Roehampton.ac.uk. More information can be found here

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