Montag, 09.05.2022, 16.30 Uhr

Paul B. Armstrong (Brown University) will give a guest lecture on "The Neuroscience of Literary Time-Travel: How Literary Works Cross Historical Distance" in the context of a Master colloquium (taught by Prof. Dr. Ralf Schneider and Prof. Dr. Stella Neumann).

The guest lecture will be held on May 9, from 16.30-18.00.



Montag, 16.05.2022, 16.30 Uhr

Dr. Wojciech Małecki (University of Wrocław), one of the founders of empirical ecocriticism, will give a guest lecture in the class on "Empirical Research" (taught by Prof. Dr. Jan Alber), titled "Can Stories Save Species? The Social Impact of Extinction Narratives."

The online guest lecture will be held on May 16, 2022, from 16:30-18:30.

Staff members of IfAAR, RWTH Aachen University, will receive the Zoom link in advance.

If you are not a staff member and interested in participating, please send an email to