Saturday 26th April 2008
10.30 – 11.00 Registration with tea & coffee (room A7, Pathfoot Building)
11.00 – 11.20 Welcome from Prof David Richards (room B22)
11.20 – 12.40 Panel 1 (room B22)
12.40 – 13.30 Lunch (room A7)
13.30 – 14.50 Panel 2 (room B22)
14.50 – 16.10 Panel 3 (room B22)
16.10 – 16.30 Tea & Coffee Break (room A7)
16.30 – 17.15 Discussion and Planning Meeting (Room B22)
Panel 1: Representing Africa
Mary Healy (University of Limerick): Uncovering the Life Narrative, Artistic Career and Oeuvre of 19th century French Orientalist Artist Marie Elizabeth Aimee Lucas Robiquet (1858-1959).
Stefanie Van de Peer (University of Stirling):
Clare Rossouw (University of Stirling):
Panel 2: Empire and the State
Nara Improta Franca (University of Stirling): Cultural Nationalism and the Yoruba.
Juan Manuel Espinoza Benza (University of St. Andrews): Othering the Bolivian State’s Nation? Indigenous vs National Identities in Bolivia.
Naomi McLeod (University of St. Andrews): The role of ethnic identity as represented in contemporary Equatorial Guinean narratives.
John Miller (University of Glasgow): Empire and the Animal Body.
Panel 3: National Issues
Jacqueline Ryder (University of Strathclyde): Highland Lady and Tribal Mother: postcolonialism in the work of Naomi Mitchison.
Gary Cape (University of Stirling):
Brian Rock (University of Stirling):
Tom Christie (University of Stirling):