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Symposium ‘Unhinging the National Framework: Platform for the Study of Life-Writing and Transnationalism’ – 4 December 2020

Fifth Annual Symposium
Friday 4 December 2020
9:00 – 17:00
Location: Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Main Building 5A00 + online via Zoom Webinar

Free of charge, but please register before 1 December. Register here.

Program

Keynote speakers:
Prof. dr. Halleh Ghorashi, Professor of Diversity and Integration, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Dr. Anna Poletti, Associate Professor Comparative Literature, Utrecht University
Prof. dr. Gloria Wekker, Professor Emerita, Gender and Ethnicity, Utrecht University

Speakers:
Dr. Vera Alexander, Senior Lecturer in European Cultures and Literatures, Groningen University
Prof. dr. Susan Legêne, Professor of Political History, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Dr. Vilan van de Loo, independent writer and researcher.
Prof. dr. Giles Scott-Smith, Professor of Diplomatic History, Leiden University