Research in a Globalised World

Research in a Globalised World



This Seminar is intended for doctoral students in English Studies who wish to present their current research. It is seen as an opportunity for young researchers to share and compare their initiatives and their experience as PhD students with other colleagues. They will be accompanied by senior lecturers and experts in some of the fields of research in English Studies.


Possible themes:

  •  Applied linguistics and English learning / teaching
  • English and professional discourses
  • Intercultural rhetoric
  • Genre theory, rhetorics and communication
  • Pragmatics and discourse analysis
  • Audiovisual translation
  • Specialized translation
  • Literary translation
  • Language, style and literary and cultural change
  • Contemporary and modern American literature
  • Contemporary and modern British literature
  • Contemporary and modern Irish literature
  • Literary criticism and literary theory
  • Postcolonial studies
  • Culture and film theories
  • Film genres
  • Globalization  in the  cinema
  • Transnational cinema and cosmopolitanism


Abstracts should be submitted in English.


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