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NOUS 2021 : Programme

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Monday 14 June

Programme NOUS 2021, page 1

9.00am (UK time) – 10.00 (France time)
Welcome & Morning Social

10.30am (UK time) – 11.30 (France time)
Workshop 1 | New Geographies & Borealism
Readings: Christopher Bush, “Areas: bigger than the nation, smaller than the world,” in Futures of Comparative Literature, edited by U. K. Heise, 171ꟷ173, London and New York: Routledge, 2017; Peter Fjågesund, “Introduction”, The Dream of the North: A Cultural History to 1920, Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2014, pp.11ꟷ31.

12.00pm (UK time) – 13.00 (France time)
Break

1pm (UK time) – 14.00 (France time)
Lecture by Professor Dan Ringgaard (Aarhus University)Region, World, Archipelago”
Reading: Tomas Tranströmer’s long poem “Östersjöar” (1974) in English, French or Swedish.

2.15pm (UK time) – 15.15 (France time)
Workshop 2 | Nordic Geographies Digital Wall
Participants create their own Nordic geographies and archipelagos on padlet. Visit and map your own Nordic geography [link in the pdf].

3.30pm (UK time) – 16.30 (France time)
Afternoon Social

Tuesday 15 June

Programme NOUS 2021, page 2

9.00am (UK time) – 10.00 (France time)
Morning Social

10.30am (UK time) – 11.30 (France time)
Workshop 3 | The North Atlantic & Blue Humanities
Readings: Bergur Rønne Moberg, ”The Blues”, in Denmark and the New North Atlantic: Narratives and Memories in a Former Empire, edited by K. Thisted and A.-S. Gremaud, 184ꟷ202, Århus: Aarhus University Press, 2020; Lill-Ann Körber, “Mapping Greenland: The Greenlandic Flag and Critical Cartography in Literature, Art and Fashion”, in The Postcolonial North Atlantic: Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands, edited by L.-A. Körber and E. Volquardsen, 361ꟷ390, Berlin: Nordeuropa-Institut der Humboldt-U niversität, 2014/2020.

12.00pm (UK time) – 13.00 (France time)
Break

1pm (UK time) – 14.00 (France time)
Lecture by Professor Lill-Ann Körber (Aarhus University)
Mapping a Decolonial Norden”

2.15pm (UK time) – 15.15 (France time)
Workshop 4 | Blogging Borealism
Pair up and co-write a wall post in any format or style you choose. Join the padlet [link in the pdf]

3.30pm (UK time) – 16.30 (France time)
Panel: Researching Borealism
Panel discussion between contributors to a forthcoming special issue of the journal Scandinavica on “Borealism” and Summer School participants.

4.30 (UK time) – 17.30 (France time)
Closing Remarks & Afternoon Social

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See the bibliography of the readings on the blog / Voir la bibliographie des lectures sur le carnet.


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