Thursday 17 November 2011, at 4pm, Room G22/26, Senate House, University of London, Malet St.
PROFESSOR SHERRY SIMON (CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY)
will give a talk entitled
'Cities in Translation: Intersections of Language and Memory'
Sherry Simon is Professor in the Department of Etudes françaises at Concordia University, Montreal. She is the author of several books, including: Gender in Translation: Cultural Identity and the Politics of Transmission (1996), Translating Montreal: Episodes in the Life of a Divided City (2007), and the latest, published by Routledge in September 2011: an analysis of Calcutta, Barcelona, Trieste and Montreal which shares a title with this seminar.
The talk will be followed by a drinks reception generously funded by the Quebec Government Delegation in London.
Dr Katia Pizzi
Institute of Germanic & Romance Studies
School of Advanced Study
University of London
Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU.
Tel. n. 02078628962
Fax. n. 02078628672
Email: katia.pizzi at sas.ac.uk