Brexit One Year On: Niall Griffiths on Brexit and Literature, Thursday, 3/24, 12 noon CDT

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Type: 
Event
Date: 
March 24, 2022
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, British History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Literature, Popular Culture Studies

The British, Irish and Empire Studies program at the University of Texas at Austin (BIES) is pleased to announce the next session in our virtual speaker series, "Brexit One Year On," Thursday, March 24, at 12 noon CDT.

Welsh-Liverpudlian novelist and poet Niall Griffiths will talk to us about Brexit and literature. As a shrewd observer of modern Britain, Griffiths has much to say about the impact of Brexit on British writers and British culture. Join us for what promises to be a lively occasion. Prof. Michael Charlesworth of UT-Austin's Department of Art and Art History will chair.

The meeting will take place via Zoom. Advance registration is required. Please use this link:

https://utexas.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwtdu6tpjkvGdPGFm74lUvAw1JrXrAY...

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Next up: Tina Patel on the role of "race" in motivations to leave: a pre- and post-Brexit consideration, 3/31.

Contact Info: 

Marian J. Barber, PhD, Assistant to the Director, British, Irish and Empire Studies, The University of Texas at Austin