Representations of Home Open Seminar with Louise Ross


This RHOSE Seminar 14 will be chaired by Zuzanna Sanches (ULICES/CEAUL) and will have the presence of the Australian author Louise Ross. Ross has a MA Psychology and Counselling, is a trained psychotherapist and the author of Women Who Walk. She has lived in the UK, France and the United States, but in 2014 moved to Portugal and is currently living in Estoril. From 2015-2017 she was president of the International Women in Portugal.

Admitance is free.


Representations of Home Open Seminar


Zuzanna Zarebska Sanches (Post-Doc) is a researcher at ULICES/CEAUL. She was a visiting scholar at NUI Maynooth, Ireland, and University College Dublin under the supervision of Professor Margaret Kelleher working on Irish women’s contemporary writing. Her research interests include Irish and British literature and culture, feminisms, gender and identity studies, ageing studies. She is a member of the RHOME and the Medical Humanities projects. She teaches at the Department of English Studies at the University of Lisbon and is currently developing a project on women and ageing.


Women and Ageing Reading Group



The Women and Aging Reading Group invites you for two reading and discussion sessions, both in Portuguese and English, about the following works: “The Weekly Visit”, by Emanuel Melo, and Ammonities and Leaping Fish, by Penelope Lively. Sessions will be on the 4th and 27th February, from 2pm to 4pm, Room B1 (Library Building).

Free admission.


Anglo Saxonica S.III N.16


Anglo Saxonica S. III N. 16


Introductory Note
Luísa Maria Flora, Michaela Schwarz S.G. Henriques and Randall Stevenson

Against Oblivion. Remenbrance, Memory and Myth in Julian Barnes’s “Evermore” (1995) 
Luísa Maria Flora

What the Soldier Said: Silence, (Bad) Language and the Great War
Randall Stevenson

Bliss and Britten: Building Up Wilfred Owen as Myth 
Gilles Couderc

Challenging the Myths of the Great War: John McCrae’s “In Flanders Fields” Revisited
Teresa Gibert

Seeking Freedom and Finding War: A Case Study of Two Pacifists, Vera Brittain and Dora Russell
Michaela Schwarz S.G. Henriques

From Court-Martial to Carnival: Film’s Recreation of the Great War Fifty Years On
Anthony Barker

David Leighton on Roland Leighton as Man and Poet: An Interview
Paula Campos Fernández