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ASMCF-SSFH PG Study Day 2017: Mobility/Immobility
Sat 4 March 2017, 09:30 – 19:00 GMT
**Attendance is free but we ask that all attendees become members of either ASMCF or SSFH**
9.30 - Registration and Coffee
10.15 - Welcome
10.30 - Professional Development Session: Funding roundtable
Dr David Hopkin (Oxford)
Dr Ewa Szypula (KCL/Nottingham)
Dr Katherine Shingler (Nottingham)
Dr Laura O'Brien (Northumbria)
11.15 - Coffee
11.30 - Professional Development Session: Mobilising research beyond the Academy
Dr Kate Astbury (Warwick)
Prof Gill Allwood (Nottingham Trent)
12.15 - French collections at the British Library
Ms Teresa Vernon
13.00 - Lunch
13.45 - Keynote: ‘Moving on, looking back: the journey of French from Paris to Quebec’
Dr Olivia Walsh (Nottingham)
14.45 - Session 1a – Mobility & mental health
Catherine Annabel (Sheffield) - 'Fugueurs and flaneurs'
Benjamin Dalton (KCL) - 'Michael Haneke's Neuro-architectures: Amour and the plasticity of confinement'
Matthew Chan (Oxford) - 'Lines of drift, lines of flight: Ideas of motion in Fernan Deligny, Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari, 1968-1980'
Session 1b – Mobility politics
Jonathan Harris (Cambridge) - 'Neither here nor there; Amazigh Indigeneity/Autochtonie and the politics of diaspora in contemporary France'
Avner Ofrath (Oxford) - 'Mobility and its limits in the colonial order: Reform plans in Algeria 1914-37'
Giovanni Cavaggion (Piemonte Orientale) - 'Multiculturalism and freedom of religion: The Italian approach to the burqini case'
16.15 - Coffee
16.30 - Session 2a – Recording/remembering mobility
Antonia Wimbush (Birmingham) - 'Postcolonial mobility: Empowerment or Exile?'
Fabienne Cheung (Manchester) - 'Récits d'Ellis Island: Georges Perec's migratory journey'
Fanny Louvier (Oxford) - 'Je faisais manger à mes parents des mets qu'ils ne connaissaient pas: Food and mobility in French female servants' autobiographies, 1900-40'
Session 2b – Modern mobility & identity
Bryony Leighton (Oxford) - 'You're made of metal: Where does the Fle Foot Cheetah running blade sit within the narratives of disabled identity'
Clíona Hensey (NUI Galway) - '"Au désert j'ai dû me rendre": The desert as hybrid space of mobility and immobility in Zahia Rahmani's Musulman: Roman.’
Emma Humphries (Nottingham) - 'Observations from the Twitterverse: Lay portrayals of the standard on Francophone Twitter'
18.00 - Flash presentations
Alizée Cordes (Blaise-Pascal Clermont-Ferrand), Martin Parsons (Nottingham Trent), Nicola Pearson (Bristol/Bath), Emily Hooke (Southampton)
18.30 - Drinks Reception