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Troubling Globalisation 2 – 13th July

Thursday, 13th July, 2017, 9.30am- 5.30pm
Room 338, Geoffrey Manton Building, Manchester Metropolitan University M15 6EB

Troubling Globalisation 2 is the second in a series of interdisciplinary one-day symposia on contemporary cultural transnationalisms.

Co-organised by Dr Ellie Byrne of Manchester Metropolitan University and Professor Phillip Leonard of Nottingham Trent University, with support from the British Academy and Leverhulme Trust.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Professor Claire Colebrook, Pennsylvania State University – ‘Fragility and the End of the World’
  • Dr Leon Wainright, Open University – ‘Materiality and Mobility: Troubling Global Geographies in Contemporary Caribbean Art’
  • Professor Marsha Meskimmon, Loughborough University – ‘Becoming Denizen: Contemporary Art and the Politics of Transversal Belonging’

To book your place and find out more about the project, please go to troublingglobalisation.wordpress.com

Website: troublingglobalisation.wordpress.com