Dutch Literature, Brussels Campus KU Leuven
Topics of this research group Dutch Literature are Medieval literature and Middle Dutch stories.
Dutch Literature, Leuven KU Leuven
Dutch Literature Research, Leuven
Geert Claassens’ research focusses on Middle Dutch chivalric epics and romances, the oeuvre of Petrus Naghel (the so called ‘Bible Translator of 1360’), the problem of fictionality in medieval literature and the possibilities of a modern narratological approach of medieval texts. Currently he is also engaged in several edition projects (amongst others Roman van Walewein, Beatrijs, ...
Institute for the Study of Literature in the Low Countries (ISLN) University of Antwerp
Research Centre : Esthetics, Imaginary and Creation Vrije Universiteit Brussel
The ongoing research of CREI is concentrated in the fields of: 1. Hermeneutics of Poetry; 2. Relations between Pictural and Poetical Creation (XXth cent.); 3. Aesthetics of Contemporaneous Arts; 4. Phenomenological, Semiotical ans Cognitive Approaches of Creativity; 5. Esoterism in literature, fantastic literature 6. Pedagogy of Creativity. Furthermore, CREI has special interest in: - Emile Verhaeren; - Jean Cocteau; - Christian Dotremont
Translation & Intercult.Transfer @ HUB
This research group focuses on translation as a vector of intercultural transfer: interlingual and intralingual as well as intersemiotic forms of translation are addressed. Transfer movements occur within and between national, regional and continental cultures. The proposed research is not limited as regards time or space but addresses , instead, a comprehensive range of translation genres and ...
Research topics of this unit are:
° Literary theory: development of a historical poetics of narrative prose, from the Middle Ages to 1800.
° Autobiography study: modalities and conditions for the I-discourse during the Ancien Régime.
° Study of narrative strategies: ambiguity and ductus obliquus in the narrative-philosophical discourse of the Enlightenment.
° Legitimization strategies of the literary, scientific and ...
Interplay of Theatre, Literature & Media in Performance Vrije Universiteit Brussel
The joint research group THALIA aims at collective, intellectual exchange in regard to intermedial constellations of theatre, text and performance, along the research lines Text/Theatricality, Performativity, Dramaturgy and (Inter)Mediality.
Campus Brussels works closely with the research group Quantitative Lexicology and Variationist Linguistics (QLVL), of Leuven, QLVL is a research group at the University of Leuven that focuses on empirical, corpus-linguistic studies of language variation, with a specific emphasis on lexical variation.
Study Centre Experimental Literature Vrije Universiteit Brussel
The center wants to stimulate and carry out research into literature that deliberately deviates from the conventional conventions and is looking for formal renewal. The focus is on authors and texts from symbolism, the historical avant-garde, the neo avant-garde (fifties, nouveau novel, Anderproza) and postmodernism. In addition, attention is also paid to the genres in which the experiment manifests itself, such as the prose light and the ...