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Of Books and Roses — De Libres I Roses

Monday, April 23, 2018 - Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Royce Hall Room 306, 10745 Dickson Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
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Second California Symposium on Catalan Studies

Monday April 23,  Royce Hall 306
8:30 AM Breakfast
9:00 Welcoming Remarks: John Dagenais and Gemma Repiso
9:15 Linguistic Variation and Language in Contact | Moderator: Ji Young Kim
Dues llengües, dues pronunciacions? Un projecte de corpus per a la fonologia bilingüe del castellà i català
Monja Burkard (University of Vienna)
El català i el castellà: comparació de les actituds lingüístiques a Palma i Barcelona
Anna Tudela (Beijing Foreign Studies University)
Flexibilitat sintàctica del verb interessar
Carles Royo (Universitat de Barcelona)
10:45 Coffee Break
11:00 Catalan in Translation | Moderator: Rebecca Glasberg
Overcoming Barriers for Minoritized Languages through Translation Policy: the Institutionalization of Catalan
Javier Moreno (UCLA)
The Politics of Translation: World Literature in Catalan
Eloi Grasset Morell (UC Santa Barbara)
Translating Ramon Llull’s Doctrina pueril

John Dagenais (UCLA)

12:30 PM Lunch for Participants
1:30 Dictatorship and Exile | Moderator: Elizabeth Warren
Les ambigüitats polítiques d’Antoni Tàpies durant el Franquisme
Claudia Grego March (UC Santa Barbara)
Emigrants, Indianos, Exiles: The Cultural Legacy of Catalans in Cuba
Jennifer Monti (UCLA)
Between Opacity and Clarity: Josep Maria Forn, Pere Portabella, and Catalan Cinematic Representation under Franco
Brad Epps (University of Cambridge)
3:00 Coffee Break
3:15 Catalan as a Second Language | Moderator: Victoria Mateu
Estudiar català a l’estranger. Per què?
Ruben Manuel Oronich (University of Manchester)
L’elaboració d’un curs híbrid de català
Gemma Repiso (UCLA)
Cap a una interllengua catalana comuna
Mireia Toda Cosi (University of Maryland- BC)
5:00 Sant Jordi Celebration
Tuesday 24 April, Royce Hall 306
9:30 AM Literature and Politics | Moderator: Gemma Repiso
Precariedad en la Cataluña de posguerra: inseguridad económica y afectiva en La plaça del Diamant (1964) y El carrer de les Camèlies (1966)
Alba Constela (UC Santa Barbara)
Metaphor at Work: An Analysis of the Catalan Independence Discourse
Albert Ventayol i Boada (UC Santa Barbara)
“¿No te he dicho que has de hablar castellano?”: The Politics of Language Choice in Guillén de Castro’s La verdad averiguada y el casamiento engañoso
Laura Muñoz (UCLA)
11:00 Coffee Break
11:30 Modernity and Interculturality | Moderator: John Dagenais
La presencia catalana y su reconocimiento cultural en Guadalajara, México
Andrea Ruíz (Universidad de Guadalajara, México)
La interculturalitat en l’obra de Monika Zgustová
Mireia Toda Cosi (University of Maryland)
Holy Sadomasochism as Anticlerical Resistance: Lluís Borrassà’s La flagellation du Christ (c.14161420) and Joan Sanxo Farrerons’ El pájaro azul (c. 1931)
Eilene Powell (UCLA)
1:00 PM Reception – Brindis de comiat

 

Details

Start:
Monday, April 23, 2018
End:
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Website:
https://ofbooksandroses.weebly.com/

Venue

Royce Hall Room 306
10745 Dickson Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States

Organizer

UCLA Department of Spanish and Portuguese
Phone:
310-825-1036
Website:
http://www.spanport.ucla.edu/