Online Workshop, April 16-17, 2021

Speculative Art And Spatial Justice

How can imaginative practices create fairer and safer spaces?

Event details


National University of Ireland, Galway



April 16-17, 2021

Keynote Speaker

Professor Jennifer Wenzel, Columbia University


Srećko Horvat, philosopher

Organised by

Ashley Cahillane, School of English and Creative Arts

Maša Uzelac, School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures

Ashley Cahillane is a PhD researcher in the Discipline of English at National University of Ireland, Galway. She has an MA in Postcolonial and World Literature from Maynooth University. Her PhD project looks at twenty-first century literary representations of freshwater in crisis and is funded by an Irish Research Council Postgraduate Scholarship.

Maša Uzelac is a PhD student in French at NUI Galway, funded by a Galway Doctoral Scholarship. She obtained a Masters degree in Romance Studies at the University of Novi Sad, Serbia. Her doctoral thesis looks at utopian and anti-utopian tendencies in the works of Aldous Huxley and Michel Houellebecq.

Under guidance of Dr Tina-Karen Pusse (Head of School, LLC)

Hosted by

the School of English and Creative Arts and the School of Languages, Literatures & Culture

with the support of

Moore Institute for Research in the Humanities and Social Studies