Engaging place(s)/engaging culture(s)
The Ninth Humanities Postgraduate Conference
5-8 November, 2008
What now are place and culture? Encompassing the themes of engaging place(s)/engaging culture(s), this interdisciplinary conference seeks to open spaces for the presentation and discussion of the full range of topics and methodologies through which Humanities postgraduate students now journey and interrogate worlds and texts: to provoke conversations about local spaces, diasporic spaces, sites of subjectivity, cultural knowledges, place as urban streets, as words on a page, as paint on a canvas; culture as translocal, transnational, multi-national, global, local ...