Program

Detailed program (draft, as of 27 May 2016)

Overview / frame  (last updated: 27 May 2016)

(Sun, 29 May  – Mon, 30 May : Workshop “In 2016”)

NB: All sessions (except Saturday) will take place in the main University Library, Georg Sverdrups (⇒ map). To get there, take

  • T-bane (= metro, lines 4 or 5) : get off at “Blindern” (⇒ route map).
  • Tram (lines 17 or 18) : get off at “Universitetet Blindern

Mon, May 30

  • 12-3:30pm  Registration  (Stort møterom / Big Meeting Room, 1st upper fl.)|  coffee/tea & cakes/biscuits
  • 3:30-4pm    Opening speeches, welcome (dean HF, director IKOS, pres. EURAMAL) | aud. 2, ground fl.
  • 4-5:30pm    Panel 1  : Ed de Moor / kick-off lectures
  • 6-7:30pm    Reception  |  welcome cocktail

Tue, May 31

  • 9-10:30am   Panel 2 : Dystopia
  • 11-12:30am  Panel 3 : Necropolitics, monster, etc. (I)
  • 1:30-3pm     Panel 4 : Necropolitics, monster, etc. (II)
  • 3:30-5pm     Panel 5 : Necropolitics, monster, etc. (III)

Wed, June 01

  • 9-10:30am   Panel 6 : Adab sākhir (I)
  • 11-12:30am  Panel 7 : Adab sākhir (II)
  • 1:30-3pm     Panel 8 : Science fiction
  • 3:30-5pm     Panel 9 : “Hacking”, satire, subversion    

Thu, June 02

  • 9-10:30am     Panel 10 : Trauma & strategies of survival (I)
  • 11-12:30am    Panel 11 : Trauma & strategies of survival (II)
  • Afternoon      No official program (sightseeing etc.)
  • 7-9pm            Soirée with guests at Litteraturhuset (House of Literature) → program

Fri, June 03 : parallel sessions !

(Auditorium 2, ground floor)

  • 9-10:30am   Panel 12 : Maghreb (I)
  • 11-12:30am  Panel 13 : Maghreb (II)
  • 1:30-3pm     Panel 14 : “Historical” novels (I)
  • 3:30-5pm     Panel 15 : “Historical” novels (II)

(Big Meeting room, 1st fl.)

  • 9-10:30am   Panel 16 : Poetry, Music, Rap
  • 11-12:30am  Panel 17 : Looking back / end of the nahḍah ?
  • 1:30-3pm     Panel 18 : Crime fiction
  • 3:30-5pm     Panel 19 : Refugees, detainees, the homeless

(all)

7:30-10pm  Conference dinner

Sat 04 June (for venue cf. Detailed program, see above)

  • 9:30-11am        Panel 20 : ArabLit & WorldLit / WestEast / Reading ethics      
  • 11:30am-1pm  EURAMAL General Assembly
  • 1pm                    lunch
  • End of conference