Moore Institute Workshop 2011-12:Eco-poetry now! Reading, writing and understanding poetry in an age of environmental crises
Moore Institute Seminar Room
Date & Time
13th January, 2012 @ 09:00:00
Reading, Writing and Understanding Poetry in an Age of Environmental Crises.
Workshop, hosted by the School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures, Gender Arc, UL Alliance
Friday, 13th of January, Moore Institute, NUI Galway
9.00 – 9.35 Gearóid Denvir (NUIG): Guth ón talamh aníos - A Voice from the Land:
The Ecopoetics of Gaeltacht Oral Poetry.
9.40 – 10.15 Margaret Mills- Harper (UL) Inside/Outside: Space in Contemporary Poetry by Irish Women
10.20 – 10.55 Adrian Paterson (NUIG): Yeats' Trees
11.15 - 11.50 Sanghita Sen (Presidency College Calcutta): Nature as Divine – India, the Upanishads, Tagore’s poetry
11.55 – 12.30 Helen Phelan (UL) Herrad of Landsberg's Hortus Deliciarum / Garden of Delights and Somatic Epistemology.
14.00 – 14.35 Christian Schmitt-Kilb (University of Rostock): Ecopoetic Prose: Paul Farley's and Michael Symmons Roberts' Edgelands (2011)
14.40 - 15.15 Roman Bartosch (University of Cologne) 'The Reverie will Do' – Critical World Making, Poetry and Ethics
15.20 – 16.00 Hanne Hasenkamp: Floods, Arks and Climate Change in Contemporary Fiction
16.05 – 16.25 Sabine Lenore Müller: The fallacy of the fallacy - Exploring the Ontological Claims of Ruskin's 'Pathetic Fallacy' and Modern Eco-poetry's Counterclaims
16.45 – 17.45 Poetry Workshop with Fred Johnston (Western Writers' Center, (Ionad
Scríbhneoiri Chaitlín Maude)
20.00 Seanós, Folk and Poetry Event in Kai Restaurant , Sea Road
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