Concluding conference January 23-24, 2020

The concluding conference European travel writing in context: strategies of negotiating identity in travel writing – a comparative approach will take place in Mainz on January 23-24, 2020. With papers by Tim Youngs (Nottingham Trent University), Nikol Dziub (Mulhouse), Alison Martin (Mainz), Jean-Xavier Ridon (University of Nottingham), Anna Sennefelder (Freiburg) and many more.
Please click here for the programme.
Please click here for more information (in German).


Evening with Jochen Schmidt (author of novels and travel writing; translator of travel writing) at the bookshop Cardabela (Frauenlobstraße 40, 55118 Mainz) as part of the conference on January 23, 2020, 7pm. All welcome (reading in German)!
Jochen Schmidt will read from his new book Gebrauchsanweisung fürs Laufen (for an extract click here) and a travelogue about Helsinki as well as talk about his work as a travel writer (inlcuding photographs by the author!).
Please click here for information in German.

Foto Jochen Schmidt: (C) Voland&Quist/Tim Jockel