30th Annual Colloquium Wednesday March 4, 2015

The Department of
Hispanic & Italian Studies
of the University of Victoria
Victoria, BC, Canada
30th Annual Colloquium
Wednesday
March 4, 2015
APerforming Gender and Genre in the Hispanic
and Italian [email protected]
University Centre
Room A180
Ignatiy Nivinskiy
Session I
Coffee
9:00 am
Opening Remarks – John Archibald, Dean, Faculty of Humanities
Francisco García Vicente (Professor, Actor, Theatre Director, Set Designer, Playwright –
Spain), Lansdowne Visitor – AEl desdén, con el desdén, de Agustín Moreto, o cómo convertir
un texto clásico en [email protected] (in Spanish)
9:50 am
Break
Session II
10:00 am
Dan Russek (University of Victoria) – “What happened with beauty? Some Exploratory
Notes”
10:30 am
Carlos Pereda (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México) – “Violencia y poesía en
México” (in Spanish)
11:00 am
Break
Session III
11:15 am
Pablo Restrepo-Gautier (University of Victoria) – “Spanish Acts of Possession as
Performance in the 18th-Century Exploration of the Pacific North West“
11:45 am
Gregory Peter Andrachuk (University of Victoria) – “Calderón and the English Kings Henry
VIII and Charles I”
12:15 pm
Break
Session IV
1:30 pm
Coffee
1:45 pm
Gabriela McBee (University of Victoria) – “A Heroine's Journey: Rigoberta Menchú Tum”
2:15 pm
Silvia Colás Cardona (University of Victoria) – “Género enmascarado: el teatro cubano
durante el Quinquenio Gris en Máscaras de Leonardo Padura” (in Spanish)
2:45 pm
Carys Pinches, Elise Côté, Adam Barron (University of Victoria) – “Cuestiones de género en
Máscaras de Leonardo Padura” (in Spanish)
Everyone Welcome
(FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC)
This event is part of IdeaFest: a festival of ideas at UVic to celebrate research and creativity
(www.uvic.ca/ideafest)