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					    School of Modern Languages and Cultures

Department of Hispanic and Latin American Studies

Centre for the Study of Post-Conflict Cultures


     CONFLICT AND POST-CONFLICT
          IN LATIN AMERICA
            200 YEARS ON
             25 YEARS ON

              International
               Colloquium
          17-19 NOVEMBER 2006
                Machicado Suite
                Willoughby Hall




    I: GENDER CONFLICT AND POST-CONFLICT
                200 YEARS ON




    II: THE FALKLANDS-MALVINAS CONFLICT
                 25 YEARS ON
        I: GENDER CONFLICT AND POST-CONFLICT
                    200 YEARS ON
Friday 17 November        Venue: The Machicado Suite, Willoughby Hall


12.30            Welcome Lunch

13.45            Official Opening on behalf of the University of Nottingham
                 Nicholas Hewitt
                 Director of Critical Theory and Cultural Studies

                 Introduction to the Colloquium
                 Catherine Davies and Bernard McGuirk

14:00            The Children of Independence: An English Education
                 Karen Racine
                 Chair: Claire Brewster

15:00            Who Were the Heroes of Independence in Colombia?
                 Matthew Brown
                 Chair: Mike Seear

16.00            Afternoon Tea

16:30            Race, Gender and ‘National Costume’ in Post-Independence
                 Spanish America
                 Rebecca Earle
                 Chair: Hilary Owen

17:30            Family Life Politics and the Liberal Colombian Convention of
                 1863: Agripina Samper and Manuel Ancizar, a Liberal Couple
                 Guiomar Dueñas-Vargas
                 Chair: Catherine Davies

18.30            Apéritif

19.00            Dinner

20.30            Female Icons of Independence
                 Claire Brewster and Catherine Davies
                 Chair: Mark Millington
Saturday 18 November       Venue: The Machicado Suite, Willoughby Hall

09.30             Las soldaderas de Santa Anna: Women and the Mexican
                  Army, 1821-1855
                  Will Fowler
                  Chair: Bernard McGuirk

10:30             Coffee

11:00             Conflict as a Catalyst of Transformation in Women’s
                  Testimonial Writing from the Cuban Revolution
                  Parvathi Kumaraswami
                  Chair: Pedro Aragonés

12:00             Plenary: Thinking ‘Conflict’ in Latin America
                  Hal Klepak
                  Chair: Antoni Kapcia

13.00             Lunch



        II: THE FALKLANDS-MALVINAS CONFLICT
                     25 YEARS ON
14:15             Introduction
                  Bernard McGuirk and Mike Seear

14:30             Malvinas-Falklands and the Media
                  Lucrecia Escudero
                  Conflict and Post-conflict Reconstruction in Argentina
                  María Fra Amador
                  Chair: Emilse Hidalgo Discussant: María Laura Avignolo


15.45             Afternoon Tea

16:15             ‘Saving the Nation’: Post-Conflict from the Point of View of
                  the ‘Guilty’
                  Sophie Thonon-Wesfreid
                  Forgotten Veterans of the Falklands: A Gurkha Case Study
                  Rebekah Wilson
                  Chair: David Fraser

17.30             Operational Mental Health
                  Before, During and Post-conflict
                  Lars Weisæth and Angus Smith
                  Chair: Mike Seear

18.45             Apéritif: in the Warden’s Study

19.30             Colloquium Supper at Willoughby Hall
Sunday 19 November       Venue: The Machicado Suite, Willoughby Hall

09:00           Panels: In the Crucible of Battle – the Battle of Tumbledown
                (and Mount William) on 13-14 June 1982

                I: Commanding the Infantry Battalion: Its Culture in Battle –
                5th Marine Infantry Battalion, 2nd Bn. Scots Guards and 1st Bn.
                7th DEO Gurkha Rifles Commanding Officers
                Carlos Hugo Robacio, Mike Scott and David Morgan
                Chair: David Morgan

10:30           Coffee

10:45           II: Commanding the Close-Quarter Battle – 5th Marine
                Infantry Battalion, 2nd Bn. Scots Guards and 1st Bn. 7th DEO
                Gurkha Rifles Company Commanders
                Eduardo Villarraza and Simon Price
                Chair: Mike Scott

12:00           III: Fighting in the front line – the Platoon Commander and
                the Regimental Medical Officer
                Jeremy McTeague and Alan Warsap
                Chair: Denzil Connick

13.15           Lunch

14:15           Panel: First in, First out – Last in, Last out: Casualties of War
                and Coping with Life Post-Conflict
                Diego García Quiroga and Jorge Pérez Grandi
                Chair: Mike Seear

15:15           Panel: Meeting ‘The Other’ Post-Conflict: Seeking an
                Argentine-Gurkha Cultural Friendship and Understanding
                Mike Seear, María Isabel Clausen de Bruno and
                Nicolás Urbieta
                Chair: María Fra Amador

16:30           Afternoon Tea

17:00           Panel: The Anglo-Argentine Post-Conflict Common
                Ground – the Combat Veterans’ Aftermath
                Eduardo Gerding and Mark Sandman
                Chair: Toby Elliot

18:15           Panel: The South Atlantic Medal Association 82 – For British
                Falklands War Veterans and Islanders
                Martin Reed and Denzil Connick
                Chair: David Morgan

19:00           Plenary: Literary Representations of War
                Bernard McGuirk
                Chair: Sophie Thonon-Wesfreid Discussant: Guillermo Olivera

20:00           Closing Discussion over Vin d’ Honneur
                Led by: Catherine Davies, Mike Seear and David Fraser

20:30           Colloquium Supper at Willoughby Hall

				
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