tension(s) – University of Sheffield Arts & Humanities Postgraduate Colloquium Presentation

I took part in the University of Sheffield’s annual postgraduate colloquium with the paper ‘Radical Landscape Poetry between Land and Sea – Mark Dickinson’s Littoral‘. I thoroughly enjoyed my time and the other papers presented.

I was profoundly marked by the opening keynote address by prof. Graham Huggan, Professor of Commonwealth and Postcolonial Literatures at the ¬†University of Leeds. His paper titled ‘Human-Animal Tensions and the Figure of the Melancholy Whale’ offered a profound insight into the life of these elusive, exploited and misunderstood creatures.

My slides can be found below.

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