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Transnational and diasporic cultures book launch

Wednesday 12 June 2024, 4pm to 6:30pm

Avenue Campus, Southampton

This is the first of a series of themed book launches that celebrate the landmark publications and blue-sky research of colleagues working in the arts and humanities. 

This book launch, timed to coincide with the SIAH visiting fellow residencies, will include a round table discussion led by our doctoral students, followed by a drinks reception.

The round table will run from 4pm to 5:30pm in Lecture Theatre A and the drinks reception will follow from 5.30pm to 6.30pm in the north corridor.

Works under discussion include:

  • 'Following the Fish: Quaderns Biennale', edited by Ryan Bishop, Abdou Maliq Simone and Daniel Cid Moragas:
  • 'Pilgrims in Place, Pilgrims in Motion', co-edited by Anna Collar
  • 'Animals and Science Fiction', co-edited by Giulia Champion
  • 'Hong Kong’s New Indie Cinema' by Ruby Cheung
  • 'Spanish Film Policies and Gender' by Jara Fernández Meneses
  • 'Transnational European Cinema: Representation, Audiences, Identity' by Huw D. Jones
  • 'Atlantic Voyages: The East India Company and the British Route to the East in the Age of Sail' by John McAleer
  • 'Language, Nations, and Multilingualism: Questioning the Herderian Ideal', co-edited by Pritipuspa Mishra
  • 'Imperial Island: A History of Empire in Modern Britain' by Charlotte Lydia Riley
  • 'Hymns and Constructions of Race: Mobility, Agency, De/Coloniality', co-edited by Erin Johnson-Williams

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