Embassy of Ireland Lecture: WORLD INTO WORD – THE FARM VISION OF SEAMUS HEANEY

EMBASSY OF IRELAND LECTURE 2021
Date: 11 March, 18h00
Venue: Online – https://videoconf-colibri.zoom.us/j/85681516570
Organisation: CETAPS – Centre for English, Translation and Anglo-Portuguese Studies & ULICES – University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies
Sponsor: Embassy of Ireland in Portugal

ULICES Research Group 4 – Other English-speaking Literatures and Cultures invites you to attend the Embassy of Ireland Lecture 2021.

Guest writer: Professor Nicholas Grene (Trinity College Dublin)
Title: World into Word: The Farm Vision of Seamus Heaney

Bio note

Professor Emeritus of Trinity College Dublin and a member of the Royal Irish Academy, Nicholas Grene’s research interests range from Shakespeare to modern Irish literature and to Indian literature in English. He is the author of a number of books, including: Synge: a Critical Study of the Plays (Macmillan, 1975), Shakespeare, Jonson, Molière: the Comic Contract (Macmillan, 1980), Bernard Shaw: a Critical View (Macmillan, 1984), Shakespeare’s Tragic Imagination (Macmillan, 1992), The Politics of Irish Drama (Cambridge University Press, 1999), Shakespeare’s Serial History Plays (Cambridge University Press, 2002), Yeats’ Poetic Codes (Oxford University Press, 2008) e R.K. Narayan (Northcote House 2011). With Chris Morash, he co-edited Oxford Handbook of Modern Irish Theatre (2016).

Nicholas Grene’s memoir, Nothing Quite Like It: An American-Irish Childhood (2011), focuses on his childhood experience of being moved from his native Chicago to county Wicklow and on his heritage as “an Anglo-Irish, American, Polish Jew”.

To join the session, please click below a few minutes before 18.00 / 6.00pm on 11 March:https://videoconf-colibri.zoom.us/j/85681516570

48etc… Talks on Translation Studies

The University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies – ULICES/CEAUL Research Group on Translation and Reception Studies invites you to the 48etc… Talks on Translation Studies. This talk will be broadcast on Zoom, Monday December 7th, 2020, at 5:30 pm. Our invited speaker is Rita Menezes, CEAUL/ULICES who will talk about Subtitling for the Deaf and the Hard-of-Hearing.
Come and join our talk!

Zoom coordinates: videoconf-colibri.zoom.us/j/86223415216
Password: 48etc…

Further info:
Website: https://sites.google.com/campus.ul.pt/etc/next-etc
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/estudosdetraducaoaconversa
Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/estudostraducao

Fostering Multilingual EFL Classrooms through an ELF Approach

The University of Lisbon and the EU-funded Erasmus+ ENRICH Project invite you to the Multiplier Event entitled “Fostering Multilingual EFL Classrooms through an English as a Lingua Franca Approach”.

Date: Saturday, 26 September 2020
Time: 14:30 – 16:30 (Lisbon time)

Participation is FREE of charge. Registered participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance. Please do not forget to register, in order for us to send you an attendance certificate.

The Multiplier Event will be live streaming. Join us on Zoom!

For more information and registration, please visit the website of the Multiplier Event.

Guest speakers:

Suresh Canagarajah (Pennsylvania State University)
Rita Queiroz de Barros (Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa)
Ana Gonçalves Matos (Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa)
Teresa Hipólito (Agrupamento de Escolas Patrício Prazeres/Professora Cooperante FLUL)
Helena Soares (APPI)
Rúben Correia (Agrupamento de Escolas ESPAMOL/Participante CPD course)

Organisers: 

Lili Cavalheiro (University of Lisbon/University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies)
Luís Guerra (University of Évora/University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies)
Ricardo Pereira (Polytechnic Institute of Leiria/University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies)