The local TDK (Tudományos Diák Kör/Scholarly Paper Competition) round of student academic activities will be held on November 29-30, 2018. The English-American Institute’s participants are scheduled to present their papers on Thursday, November 29, from 4 pm in Petőfi V room. All peers are welcome to cheer them on and gain an insight into making and presenting an academic argument. These are the competing students and their presentations:
Gál Inéz (MA): A dajkanyelv és az állatokkal való kommunikáció fonetikai vizsgálata
Mike Laura (MA): Kyd’s Traumatic Passage to the Underworld: The Spanish Tragedy and Early Modern Crises
Tóth Zsolt (BA): Bestial Parts of Ourselves: An Examination of Adrienne Kennedy’s The Owl Answers and Peter Shaffer’s Equus
Földesi Milán (MA): Othering and the representation of black characters in the Star Wars saga
Soueyoshi Kiyotaka (MA): Walt Whitman’s Common Sense
“Where there is much desire to learn, here of necessity will be much arguing, much writing, many opinions; for opinion in good men is but knowledge in the making.” (John Milton, Areopagitica)
The Gender Studies Research Group, TNT, organizes its annual conference by the title “Gender and Solidarity” on September 21-22, 2018. For further information visit the conference webpage.
The Gender Research Group (TNT) is hosting a public lecture by Dr Béatrice Laurent (Bordeaux Montaigne University, France), entitled “Sleeping Beauties in Victorian Britain: Cultural, Artistic and Literary Explorations of a Myth.” The event will be held on April 18, 2018 at 5 p.m. in the Faculty’s Conference Room. For more details see the event’s flyer.
The Institute of English & American Studies will host a TDK (Tudományos DiákKör / Scientific Student Association’s) mini conference for the Institute’s students on April 13, 2018.
What is TDK?
- extracurricular academic activity
- beyond curricular expectations
- prepares your way for further academic study
Why should I apply?
- free feedback
- responses from peers
- elite tutorial assistance
- extra points for academic applications
is due by March 20 (Tue), 10 a.m.
The Jagónak VI. Shakespeare conference starts this week on Thursday, October 5, 2017. Check out its webpage HERE.
The Department of English Studies is hosting an International Erasmus IP (May 29 – June 9, 2017) as part of the New Faces: Facing Europe in Crisis: Shakespeare’s World and Present Challenges Project.