12/21/2006, Symposium: “Caribbean(s) on the Move – Archipiélagos literarios del Caribe – Les Antilles en mouvement.”, Potsdam

Caribbean(s) on the Move - Archipiélagos literarios del Caribe - Les Antilles en mouvement – A TransArea Symposium

12/21/2006, Symposium: "Caribbean(s) on the Move - Archipiélagos literarios del Caribe - Les Antilles en mouvement.", Potsdam

12/21/2006, Symposium: "Caribbean(s) on the Move - Archipiélagos literarios del Caribe - Les Antilles en mouvement.", Potsdam

International Conference on Caribbean Literature at the University of Potsdam

Program

9.15 Kick-off

Ottmar Ette (Universität Potsdam): »Begrüßung und Eröffnung der Tagung«

A. James Arnold (University of Virginia, USA): »La Caraïbe dans tous ses états: Taking the Lid off the Literary Caribbean«

Janett Reinstädler (HU Berlin): »La répétition interrompue: Representando la decentralización del Caribe en el tiempo de la Revolución Francesa«

10.45-11.00 Coffee break

Nick Nesbitt (USA): »Ideas on the Move. The Haitian Revolution and the Atlantic World« Continue reading

Book: Ette, Ottmar / Pannewick, Friederike (ed.): “ArabAmericas. Literary Entanglements of the American Hemisphere and the Arab World”, Vervuert Verlag – Iberoamericana 2006

Book Details

Book: Ette, Ottmar / Pannewick, Friederike (ed.):  ArabAmericas. Literary Entanglements of the American Hemisphere and the Arab World.", Vervuert Verlag - Iberoamericana 2006

Book: Ette, Ottmar / Pannewick, Friederike (ed.): "ArabAmericas. Literary Entanglements of the American Hemisphere and the Arab World", Vervuert Verlag - Iberoamericana 2006

Ette, Ottmar / Pannewick, Friederike (ed.): ArabAmericas. Literary Entanglements of the American Hemisphere and the Arab World. Frankfurt am Main – Madrid: Vervuert Verlag – Iberoamericana (Reihe Bibliotheca Ibero-Americana, Bd. 110) 2006 [288 p.]

Content

Looking beyond the categories of fixed identities and transcending the concept of nations as patches-together collectives, this volume focuses on North and South American literatures that have no fixed abode and will seek alternatives amidst transregionally constitutes cultures. The authors are interested in transitions,overlaps and movement-elements of cultural mobility that are highly relevant for the emerging literatures of the world. Continue reading

07/16/2006, Conference: “Zirkulation des Wissens – Erinnerung(skulturen) und die Konfiguration Lateinamerikas”, Potsdam

This workshop-conference was presented by the inter-institutional project “Circulation of Knowledge. Transregional Studies” by the Institute for Advanced Studies, Berlin in cooperation with the Research Network ForLaBB (Forschungsverbund Lateinamerika Berlin-Brandenburg).

Zirkulation des Wissens - Erinnerung(skulturen) und die Konfiguration Lateinamerikas. Ein interdisziplinärer Workshop der TransArea Studies an der Universität Potsdam

Conference: "Zirkulation des Wissens. Erinnerung(skulturen) und die Konfiguration Lateinamerikas", Potsdam

Conference: "Zirkulation des Wissens. Erinnerung(skulturen) und die Konfiguration Lateinamerikas", Potsdam

Program (in German)

9.00 Uhr

Marianne Braig (Lateinamerika-Institut FU Berlin): »Thematische Einführung«

Stefan Rinke (Lateinamerika-Institut FU Berlin): »Nationale Erinnerungen in Lateinamerika: Transformationen, Rekodifikationen und aktueller Gebrauch«

Timo Obergöker (Universität Potsdam): »Wege des Virus. Syphilis als transnationales Phänomen.« Continue reading