RA6a: Additional observations, Evidence of esteemEditorship of journals and monograph series
The Swansea-based international journal Romance Studies, re-launched in early 1999 under the imprint of Maney Publishing, has Prof. Minogue as its General Editor; Dr Harrow became a Co-Editor in January 1999 (with Professor D. Gagen, Dept. of Hispanic Studies) and works with an experienced team of Associate Editors in Swansea (including Drs Connon, MacKenzie and Rodgers and Prof. Rothwell). Dr Engel is a member of the reading panel for the SFS Bulletin, has recently become a member of the comité de lecture of the ‘Cahiers Chronos’ series published by Rodopi (Amsterdam), and from May 2002 will be Reviews Editor for the Journal of French Language Studies. Dr Rodgers is Co-Editor (with R.Udris) and Reviews Editor of the Bulletin of the Société Marguerite Duras.
Membership of relevant national committees or organisations
Research Papers given by members of the Department during the period
Dr Engel: 1994 Romance Linguistics Seminar, Cambridge; Northern Colleges French Colloquium, Gregynog; 1995 SFS workshop, Bath; AFLS annual conference, Paris; Chronos Dunkerque; 1996 SFS conference, Manchester; 1997 Romance Linguistics Seminar, Cambridge; 1998 SFS/AFLS workshop, Oxford; AFLS annual conference, UEA; 1999 one-day international conference, University of Aston; AFLS annual conference, Swansea; 2000 2 seminars at University of Western Australia; Chronos, Nice; AFLS annual conference, Laval, Quebec; COLLATE workshop, Gothenburg; Cardiff Language and Communication Seminar.
Mr Evans: 1995 Lesage International Conference, Sarzeau, Brittany; 1999 Beaumarchais International Conference, Kent at Canterbury.
Dr Harrow: 1994 Max Jacob à la confluence, Université de Bretagne Occidentale, Quimper; 1995 De la palette à l’écritoire: pour une narratologie des arts plastiques, Centre du roman et du romanesque, University of Amiens; 1996 5th international Aizen Conference (North American Zola Association), Hunter College, New York; 1998 7th International Aizen Conference, Glasgow; 1998 BCLA conference, Lancaster; 1999 Poétique de l’objet, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario; 2000 17th Annual 20th-Century French Studies Colloquium, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.
Dr Howells: 1997 Romance Studies Colloquium, The Seven Deadly Sins.
Dr MacKenzie: 1994 conference on Myth and Irony in the Modern Novel, Bristol; 1997 Romance Languages and Literatures Conference, Cincinnati, Ohio.
Dr Rodgers: 1996 Marguerite Duras: Lectures plurielles, London, Institut Français; Simone de Beauvoir, ten years on, Dublin; EAIE Annual Conference, Budapest; 1997 French Feminism Across the Disciplines, Lubbock, Texas; Duras 3-D, Lyon; 1998 Revisioning Duras, Kent; Calico ‘98 Symposium, San Diego; 1999 Cinquantenaire du “Deuxième Sexe”, Paris, January 1999; AILA 99, Japan; Romance Studies Colloquium, Gregynog; 2000: International Simone de Beauvoir Conference, Trent University, Canada; Technology in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, Samos Island, Greece.
Prof. Rothwell: 1995 Institute of Romance Studies, London; Colloque de Cerisy (Pierre Albert-Birot); 1996 Biennial conference of the International Association of Word and Image Studies (IAWIS), Dublin; André Breton Centenary Conference, University of Glasgow; 2000 Robert Desnos Centenary Conference, Institute of Romance Studies, London.
Dr Williams: 1994 International Medieval Congress, University of Leeds (2 papers); 1995 French Studies conference, University of Hull; 1996 International Medieval Congress, University of Leeds; 1997 Medieval Futures conference, University of Bristol.
Prof. Cardy: 1994 Francophonie: Myths and Masks, Roehampton; Romantic Geographies, Glasgow; 1997 Romance Studies Colloquium on The Seven Deadly Sins, Gregynog; Conference of the Spanish Society for Canadian Studies, Madrid; 1998 Conference on Shifting Boundaries/Frontières flottantes, Groningen; 1999 10th International Congress on the Enlightenment, Dublin; Conference of the Society for French Studies, Edinburgh; International Colloquium on Marmontel: bilan et perspectives de recherches, Clermont-Ferrand.
Prof. Minogue: 1994 Nathalie Sarraute et le for intérieur, Tucson, Arizona; The New Novel, Elmira, NY State; 1996 Autour de Nathalie Sarraute, Aix-en-Provence; 1997 Women give voice to women: Feminist Theory in practice on the French stage?, Institut Français, London; 1999 Nathalie Sarraute, un écrivain dans le siècle, Paris; Romance Studies Fin de Siècle Colloquium, Gregynog.
Organisation of international conferences
Invited lectures at other HEIs
PhD external examiner appointments
National and international honours
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