VANFASSE Nathalie - Conférences et communications

Conférences et communications :

45. Participation à une émission de radio de Matthieu Garrigou-Lagrange “La Compagnie des Auteurs” sur “Charles Dickens : l’expérience des limites”, France Culture, janvier 2018.

44. “Endettement : questions philosophiques et terminologiques”, workshop (GERAS “Eco-Gestion”), Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, septembre  2017.

43. “Est-il moral de s’endetter ? Familles endettées dans le roman Little Dorrit (1855-57) de Charles Dickens”, colloque éthique-économie, Aix-Marseille Université, juin 2017.

42. “Forms of Business in Oliver Twist”, conférence, Université de Milan, novembre 2016.

41. “Brexit et fiction”, workshop (GERAS “Eco-Gestion”), ENS Cachan, septembre  2016.

40. “The French Revolution in Dickens’s A Tale of Two Cities”, conférence, Université de Péking (Beida), mai 2016.

39. “Passages/Ancrages dans les récits de voyage de Charles Dickens”, study day, Université de Grenoble –Stendhal 3, October 2015.

38. “A Reading of Ayeesha Menon’s Mumbai Chuzzlewits”, plenary talk, Dickens Universe, University of California, Santa Cruz, August 2015.

37. “L’Engagement de Charles Dickens contre l’esclavage dans American Notes”, yearly meeting of the Société des Anglicistes de l’Enseignement Supérieur (SAES).

36. “Persistent Newgate Novels”, respondent to Hubert Malfray’s presentation, seminar “Persistent Victorians”, Université Paris VII Diderot, November 2014.

35. “Articulating instability in Victorian Loose Baggy Monsters: a rhetoric infused with Baroque features ?”,study day, University of Milan, November 2014.

34. “Dickensian Financescapes”, Dickens Society Symposium, Domaine de Sagnes, July 2014.

33. “Dickens’s American Notes (1842): A Single Monetary Currency for Antebellum America and for the World at Large?”, American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) Annual Meeting  on “Capitals”, New York University, March 2014.

32. “A financial close-reading of American Notes,Dickens Society Symposium, University of Toronto, June 2013.

31. “Charles Dickens et la traversée de l’Atlantique : exercices de style”, symposium on “L’écriture qui voyage : condition de production des récits de voyage maritimes et fluviaux véritables 1700-1900”, XIIIe Rendez-vous du Carnet de Voyage, Clermont-Ferrand, November 2012.

30. “A Historical Survey of Victorian Studies in France since the Nineteenth Century”, British Association of Victorian Studies (BAVS) Annual Conference on “Victorian Value: Economics, Ethics and Aesthetics”, symposium “State of Victorian Studies in France”, University of Sheffield, August-September 2012.

29. ““Animal Spirits:
 How Human Psychology Drives the Economy”: Dickens as Reader of Victorian Economic Theory ?”, symposium on “Texts, Contexts, Intertextuality: Dickens as a Reader”, University of Vechta, Germany, June 2012.

28. “The Powers of Southern Horrors in Dickens’s Pictures from Italy”, symposium on “Les horreurs du Sud : Autres regards sur le monde méditerranéen en Europe du Nord et en Amérique, 1453-1939”, Université de Nice-Sophia Antipolis, April 2012.

27. “Représentations victoriennes de la Méditerranée dans le guide Murray Handbook to the Mediterranean: It’s Cities, Coasts and Islands for the Use of General Travellers and Yachtsmen (1882)”, study day on the Mediterranean, Université de Montpellier, June 2011.

26. Invitation to a round table “A Dickens Rountable: A Pre-Bicentennial Celebration” organised byDickens Studies Annual, AMS Press, the CUNY Graduate Center, and the New York Institute of Technology, NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, April 2011.

25. Invitation to the radio programme “Café Découvertes” hosted by Michel Field on the theme “l’Univers Etrange de Charles Dickens”, Europe 1, January 2011.

24. “Provence seen through Victorian editions of Murray’s Handbook to France”, symposium on “Provence in the British Imagination, Université de Provence, November 2010.

23. Chair at a seminar on the Mediterranean at the Université de Montpellier, October 2010.

22. “Social models in David Copperfield, seminar at the Julius Maximilian Universität Würzburg, June 2009.

21. “Oliver Twist and the invention of tradition”, seminar at the Julius Maximilian Universität Würzburg, May 2009.

20. “The Critical Reception of Dickens in France”, round table on “The Reception of Dickens in Europe”, Saint Louis University, Madrid campus, October 2008.

19. “‘Why all the little men in France are soldiers and all the big men postillions’: Representations of France and the French in Pictures from Italy”, symposium on “Cultural Mis/Representions: The French and the British in the Long Nineteenth Century”, Leeds Center for Victorian Studies, Leeds University, May 2008.

18. “A Rapid Diorama: Dickens’s Representation of Naples and Florence in Pictures from Italy”, symposium on “Dickens Italy and Victorian Culture”, University of Genoa, June 2007.

17. “Charles Dickens between Norms and Deviance: A Case Study of David Copperfield”, plenary talk in the English Department of the National Taiwan Normal University, April 2007.

16. “Business in Charles Dickens's Uncommercial Traveller”,plenary talk at the Quarterly conference of the English Literary Society of Japan, Kanto district branch, University of Tokyo, April 2007.

15. “Le Sud en images dans Pictures from Italy”, yearly symposium of the French Society for the Study of Travel Writing from the English-Speaking World (SELVA) on the theme “L’Appel du Sud : écritures et représentations de terres méridionales et australes dans la littérature de voyage anglophone”, Université de Provence, November 2006.

14. “Dickens’s Representations of France and the French in Pictures from Italy”, conference talk, Centre for Humanities, Oxford Brookes University, February 2006.

13. “American Notes ou le rêve américain de Charles Dickens”, symposium “Writers and their Travels: New Worlds, New Ideas?”, Université Catholique de l’Ouest, September 2004.

12. “The Goblin of Avignon: Urban Gothic in Dickens’s Pictures from Italy”, ESSE Congress, University of Saragossa, September 2004.

11. “Dickens’s Novels and mid-Victorian Realism”, workshop organised by the research group “Analyse du Discours”, Université de Provence, November 2003.

10. “The Textual Construction of Social Deviance in Dickens’s Novel Our Mutual Friend”, symposium on “Social Deviance in France and in England c. 1830-1900”. Maison française d’Oxford, July 2003.

9. “American Notes de Charles Dickens et les récits de voyage aux États-Unis”, yearly meeting of the Société des Anglicistes de l’Enseignement Supérieur (SAES). Université de Grenoble, May 2003.

8. “Du récit de voyage à la fiction: la ville de Marseille dans Pictures from Italy et dans Little Dorrit de Charles Dickens”, Université de Créteil, March 2003.

7. “The Multifarious Dimensions and Meanings of Victorian Gothic in Dickens’s Novels”, Leeds Centre for Victorian Studies, Leeds University, March 2003.

6. “Les romans de Dickens et le mode de représentation gothique hérité du dix-huitième siècle”, Eighteenth-century workshop, Université de Provence, March 2003.

5. “The Textual Construction and Deconstruction of Social Norms and Deviance in Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens”, yearly meeting of the American Dickens Society, Oxford University (Corpus Christi), September 2002.

4. “Incorrections linguistiques dans les Pickwick Papers”, yearly meeting of the Société des Anglicistes de l’Enseignement Supérieur (SAES), Université de Metz, May 2002..

3. “Charles Dickens’s Novels and the Visual Arts”, seminar “Words and Images”, Maison française d’Oxford, April 2002.

2. “Les romans de Charles Dickens et les formes et références musicales de leur temps”, yearly meeting of the Société française d’Études Victoriennes et Édouardiennes (SFEVE). Université de Montpellier, January 2002.

1. “The Textual Construction of Victorian Social Norms and Deviance in Our Mutual Friend”, Centre for Humanities, Oxford Brookes University, November 2001.