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CNR 10th Anniversary Event

Commemorating 10 years of CNR

The Centre for Narrative Research celebrates its tenth anniversary. To commemorate this, we organised a series of events in Autumn 2010 and Spring 2011, to bring together narrative researchers from the UK and beyond to discuss the next decade of narrative research.


10 November 2010, Marx Memorial Library

Looking Backwards, Looking Forwards: Commemorating Ten Years of CNR.
Key Challenges Confronting Narrative Research in the Next Decade.

Looking Backwards, Looking Forwards - programme.

CNR at MML: Introductory comments (Molly Andrews, Corinne Squire, Maria Tamboukou, Cigdem Esin) - Morning presenters (Jens Brockmeier, Michael Erben, Mark Freeman, Margareta Hyden, Margaretta Jolly, Olivia Sagan) and discussants ( Alex Georgakopoulou, Matti Hyvarinen).

CNR at MML: Afternoon discussion and final commentary (Mike Rustin).

17 November 2010, UEL Docklands Campus 

23 March 2011, UEL Docklands Campus
Ken Plummer, University of Essex

Symbolic Interactionism, Narrative and Sick Body: Personal Reflections.

18 May 2011, UEL Docklands Campus
To think is to experiment
Celebrating a Decade of CNR Doctoral Research 


Cigdem Esin - Negotiating Sexual Modesty
Mastoureh Fathi - Translation Dilemmas
Solveigh Goett - Mirabilia Domestica
Gudrun Loehrer - Sex Sells? Polytheist Eroticism on Early 19th-Century American Paper Money
Linda Sandino - 'Both Sides of the Story'