2019 April 2nd (11.00am to 6.00pm) Buchanan Day at the University of Liverpool, Language Lounge, University of Liverpool
Three lectures, an Esperanto taster, and plenty of time for discussion. Sandwich lunch provided.
Arrival / welcome 11.00 to 11.30: introducation Prof Greatrex
- Lecture 1: in Esperanto 11.30 Professor Geoffrey Greatrex, University of Ottawa, Canada: Emperors and eastern campaigns (Imperiestroj kaj orientaj militkampanjoj)
- Lecture 2: in English 14.00 Jessica Iubini-Hampton, Buchanan PhD Student (grant awardee), University of Liverpool, UK: Documentation of minority languages
- Lecture 3: in English 16.00 Dr Damien Hall, Newcastle University, UK: to be confirmed
- Taster session in Esperanto: 17.00 Jessica Iubini-Hampton
A list of the most recent Buchanan Lectures held at the University of Liverpool
Professor Wim Jansen currently holds the position of Buchanan Lecturer
2018 May 9th (4.30pm to 6.00pm) at the University of Liverpool, Rendall Seminar Room 4.
Dr Javier Alcalde will lecture on Transnational language and conflicting memories over the Spanish Civil War.
PDF download - University of Liverpool Campus map
2016 October 20th. 5th Buchanan lecture, University of Liverpool
Professor Sabine Fiedler: 'Phraseology as a Mirror of Culture – A Survey with Examples in Esperanto, English and German.'
Short epilogue from the Buchanan Lecturer, Professor Wim Jansen: - 'Esperanto, a gateway to lesser known cultures. Uncovering the phraseological wealth of Basque.'
2015 October 22nd. 4th Buchanan lecture, University of Liverpool
Dr Angela Tellier: 'W. E. Collinson: German, Esperanto and Interlinguistics at the University of Liverpool'
Dr Paul Gubbins 'An introduction to original Esperanto Literature' (foretaste of the Buchanan Masterclass, March 2016).
2013 October 17th. 3rd Buchanan lecture, University of Liverpool
Special event: A Taste of Esperanto (foretaste of the Buchanan Masterclass, March 2014).
Professor Wim Jansen (main speaker): 'Language degradation, obsolescence, death, revitalization: How can we reverse the trend?'
2012 April 25th. 2nd Buchanan lecture, University of Liverpool
Professor Wim Jansen: 'Basque and Esperanto: what we can learn from comparing the incomparable'.
2009 November 19th. 1st Buchanan lecture, University of Liverpool
Professor Wim Jansen: ' "Our language" - Why language users identify with a language: the case of Esperanto'.
|Abstract Buchanan Lecture 2016.pdf||51.92 KB|
|Amusing proverb.pdf||297.91 KB|
|Poster Buchanan lecture 2016.pdf||393.72 KB|
|Javier Alcalde: Buchanan Lecture 2018 Bio.pdf||38.42 KB|
|Javier Alcalde Buchanan Lecture Abstract 2018.pdf||44.92 KB|