News and Events

The Department of Languages and Literatures has a vibrant offering of scholarly and public events. However, our news, events, job postings, and media clippings are not translated from the language in which they originally appeared. For the backlog of news and events going back to 2017, please visit our German website.

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News

Upcoming Events

19 May 2022
10:15  - 12:00

Location:
Vesalianum, Great Lecture Hall

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar, Uni Basel

Guest lecture / Talk

"Neo-Victorianism and Memories of Empire: Settler (Trans-)Migration between Romance and Contestation "

Dr. Silke Stroh, University of Münster
20 May 2022
12:00

Location:
Deutsches Seminar, Nadelberg 4

Public event

Melinda Nadj Abonji zu Gast im Masterstudiengang Literaturwissenschaft Etudes littéraires – Literary Studies

Die Autorin – Gewinnerin des Deutschen und des Schweizer Buchpreises – im Gespräch mit Studierenden des Seminars «Literaturkritik».
20 May 2022
12:15  - 13:45

Location:
On site

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar, Uni Basel

Guest lecture / Talk

Self-praise speech act: corpus-based approach

Prof. Dr. Daria Dayter, Tampere University Guest Lecture on Zoom on Friday, 20th May 2022, 12:15–13:45 (CEST)
23 May 2022
16:15  - 18:00

Location:
Online via Zoom

Organizer:
Iberoromanistik, Uni Basel

Public event, Guest lecture / Talk

«¿Se puede inventar un Lenguaje Inclusivo? Les hablantes, las normas y el cambio social »

en el marco del curso "Che, boludo": orígenes, variación social y expresiones culturales actuales del español rioplatense Referente: Dra. Julia Zullo (Instituto de Lingüística de la Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina)
25 May 2022
18:15

Location:
Maiengasse 51, Saal 105

Organizer:
Iberoromanistik

Public event, Guest lecture / Talk

Tarde Guineana

Impresiones de una estancia de investigación en Guinea Ecuatorial

Past Events

17 May 2022
13:00  - 14:00

Location:
Great Lecture Hall

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar, Uni Basel

Guest lecture / Talk

Remapping the outmoded in rural England, 1870-1995.

Thomas Manson, Universität Basel
13 May 2022
15:00

Location:
QuartierOase Bruderholz, Bruderholzallee 169, Eingang Gundeldingerrain

Public event

«Halbwahrheiten und Verschwörungstheorien»

12 May 2022
17:00  - 20:00

Location:
Kaisersaal Theater Fauteuil/Tabourettli, Spalenberg 12, 4051 Basel

Organizer:
GRACE Uni Basel

Public event, Other events

diss:kurs 2022

Basler Doktorierende und Postdocs verschiedener Fachbereiche präsentieren ihre spannenden Forschungsprojekte in Kurzvorträgen. Das Graduate Center lädt Sie herzlich zu dieser Veranstaltung mit anschliessendem Apéro riche ein.
11 May 2022
14:15

Location:
Online via Zoom

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar

Public event, Guest lecture / Talk

The role of learners' classroom emotions in Foreign language learning

Guest lecture Prof. Dr. Jean-Marc Dewaele, Birkbeck, University of London
10 May 2022
14:15  - 16:00

Location:
Kollegienhaus, Raum 105

Organizer:
Französistik

Public event, Guest lecture / Talk

"Au seuil du Parnasse: l’énigme dans l’Almanach des Muses "

CONFÉRENCE: Dr. Timothée Léchot (Université de Neuchâtel)
21 Apr 2022
10:15  - 12:00

Location:
Vesalianum, Great Lecture Hall

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar, Uni Basel

Guest lecture / Talk

A Night at the Theatre: Cultural Practices of Late 18th- and Early 19th-Century Melodrama

Dr. Christian Krug, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
20 Apr 2022
12:15

Location:
Online via Zoom

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar, Uni Basel

Guest lecture / Talk

Community Climate Conversations for Wellbeing, Resilience, Inspiration and Action

Dr. Sally Gillespie, Climate Psychology Alliance, unceded land of the Gadigal and Wangal people in Sydney
11 Apr 2022
16:15  - 17:45

Location:
Room 11, Englisches Seminar

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar, Uni Basel

Guest lecture / Talk

Invisible Architecture and the Nineteenth-Century City: Mobility, Concealment, Transparency

Dr. Ben Moore, University of Amsterdam
08 Apr 2022 - 09 Apr 2022

Location:
Universität Basel

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar, Uni Basel

Congress / Conference / Symposium

Annual EUCOR English Trinational MA and PhD Conference in Basel

05 Apr 2022
13:00  - 14:00

Location:
Great Lecture Hall

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar, Uni Basel

Public event, Guest lecture / Talk

Screen-to-text: The pragmatics of subtitles, transcripts and written viewer comments.

Dr. Thomas Messerli (Universität Basel)