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AIA Seminar: “Hos(pi)Tes: Hospitality, Hostility, and the “perils of intimacy” across Cultures”, University of Trieste, 1 July 2021

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AIA Seminar: “Hos(pi)Tes: Hospitality, Hostility, and the “perils of intimacy” across Cultures”

University of Trieste, 1 July 2021

MS Teams link diretto (consigliato Chrome): https://disu.units.it/it/eventi/ 45877

9:45 Apertura dei lavori: Prof. Elisabetta Vezzosi Direttrice del Dipartimento di Studi Umanistici, DiSU, Università di Trieste Prof. Carlo M.Bajetta (Università della Valle d’Aosta), Presidente AIA, Associazione Italiana di Anglistica

Chair: Roberta Gefter

10:00-10.40 Marilena Parlati (Università di Padova) Singing the Body Exceptional: Figuring and Hosting the ‘Gift’ of Life

10.40-11.10: Barbara Franchi (University of Newcastle, UK) Hospitality as Maternity, Labour and Memory in Sarah Moss’s Fiction

11.10-11.20: Break

Chair: Carlo M. Bajetta

11.20-12.00 Sabrina Francesconi (Università degli Studi di Trento) Multimodal Hospitality in Tourism Discourse

12.00-12.30: Lucia La Causa (Università di Catania) Egypt: hospitable or hostile towards English?

12.30-13.00 Discussion Lunch Break

Chair: Silvia Antosa

15.00-15.40 Roberta Gefter Wondrich (Università di Trieste) The perils of intimacy, treacherous hospitality and the inversion of tradition in A.S. Byatt’s “Morpho Eugenia”

15.40-16.10: E l e o n o r a Na t a l i a Ra v i z z a (Università di Bergamo) Dialogism and Poetic hospitality in Bhanu Kapil’s “How to Wash a Heart”

16.10: Discussion and concluding remarks

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