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Apr 2017


The Inter-university Doctoral programme in Advanced English Studies: Linguistics, Literature and Culture, run by the Universities of A Coruña (UDC), Santiago de Compostela (USC) and Vigo (UVigo), invites you to attend and participate in IDAES Graduate Day 2017, which will be held at the University of A Coruña (Facultade de Filoloxía, Salón de Graos) on May 30th, 2017, 10am–7pm. IDAES Graduate Day 2017 will be a one-day academic event consisting of the following activities:

10:00-10:15: Welcome

10:15-11:15: Lecture by Prof. Marta Mateo (University of Oviedo): "Humour, Pragmatics and Translation: rendering Tobias Smollett's Humphry Clinker into Spanish"

11:15-11:45: Break

11:45-13:15: Presentation of doctoral candidates' research projects (Session 1)

13:15-13:45: Information from research groups involved in IDAES and research activities held at UDC, UVigo and USC

16:30-17:30: Lecture by Prof. María Teresa Gibert (UNED): "Social Satire and Environmental Responsibility in Margaret Atwood’s Fiction"

17:30-19:00: Presentation of doctoral candidates' research projects (Session 2)

Registration is free. If you wish to attend, please fill in the on-line registration form (until May 20th, for both students and staff) at the following link:

Registered students will be issued official attendance certificates. PhD students who present their research during the event will have 10 minutes for their presentation plus 5 minutes for questions and discussion, and they will also be issued official participation certificates.

View the complete flyer and the programme.