FINCH-RACE Daniel Andrew

Qualifica Assegnista
E-mail daniel.finchrace@unive.it
Sito web www.unive.it/persone/daniel.finchrace (scheda personale)
Struttura Centro Europeo Interuniversitario di Ricerca - European Center for Living Technology
Sito web struttura: https://www.unive.it/eclt
Struttura International Center for the Humanities and Social Change
Sito web struttura: https://hscif.org/venice/
Sede: Ca' Bottacin

ORCID

0000-0002-3884-0799

Qualifications

2012-15
Trinity College, University of Cambridge
– PhD, French 

2011-12
Trinity College, University of Cambridge
– MPhil, European Literature and Culture

2007-11
University of Edinburgh
– MA (Hons), French and Italian

Employment in Higher Education

2020-21 
Università Ca' Foscari, Venice
– Research Fellow in Environmental Humanities 

2018-20 
University of Bristol
– Vice-Chancellor's Fellow in Modern Languages 

2018
University of Edinburgh
– Environmental Humanities Visiting Research Fellow 

2017-18 
Durham University
– Teaching Fellow in French

Hatfield College, Durham University
– Assistant Senior Tutor 

2016-17
University of Southampton
– Teaching Fellow in French

Postdoctoral Awards for Research and Engagement

2021
British Academy
– (with B. Ewing + 10) Knowledge Frontiers Seed Funding
– (with S. Schleper + 5) Knowledge Frontiers Seed Funding

2019             
Association for the Study of Modern and Contemporary France 
– Schools' Liaison and Outreach Fund 

British Society for Literature and Science
– (with A. Rose) Small Grant 

2018-19         
Arts and Humanities Research Council
– Northern Bridge Doctoral Training Partnership Cohort Development Fund 
– (with V. Gosetti) 'Language Acts and Worldmaking' Small Grants 

2016-19 
Society for French Studies
– Research Support 
– Conference Grant 

Organisation of Conferences and Training

2021
(with K. Mika and N. Thomas) 'Languages and Environments Reading Group', Institute of Modern Languages Research, University of London
– 2 sessions, 41 participants (England/France/Germany/Ireland/Mexico/Netherlands/USA)

2019 
'Enviro-Medical Approaches to Modern Francophone Culture', University of Bristol 
– 7 speakers (England/Netherlands), keynote (K. Waddington)

2018 
'Nineteenth-Century Poetics of Place', Hatfield College, Durham University 
– 12 speakers (England/Scotland/Wales), keynote (R. St Clair), 2 poets (A. Portugal/M. O'Neill)

'Analysing Poetry', Newcastle University 
– 6 speakers (England/Scotland/Wales), keynote (R. St Clair), poet (A. Portugal), 25 students (England/Ireland)

2015 
'French Ecocriticism/L'Écocritique française', Trinity College, University of Cambridge
– 15 speakers (England/France/Scotland/Spain/USA), 2 keynotes (S. Posthumus/M. Crowley)

2014 
(with J. Barda) 'Textures', Trinity College, University of Cambridge
– 12 speakers (England/France), keynote (D. Evans), poet (A.-J. Chaton)

Widening Participation and Impact beyond Academia

2021
(with K. Ritson) 'The Anglophone Dilemma in the Environmental Humanities', Seeing the Woods, 1000 words
> https://seeingthewoods.org/2021/07/28/the-anglophone-dilemma-in-the-environmental-humanities

(with M. Tabur) 'Episode 22: Venetian Ecologies – Acqua Alta, Climate Change, and Pollution', Unraveling the Anthropocene, 63 minutes
https://anchor.fm/liberalartscollective/episodes/Venetian-Ecologies-Acqua-Alta--Climate-Change--and-Pollution-eu06kf/a-a52ab85

(with J. da Mosto, J. Hegarty, and S. Ross) 'Cities and Flooding: Cork and Venice', University College Cork

2020 
(with F. Lines) 'Episode 6: Language', Tales in the Anthropocene, 54 minutes
> https://talesintheanthropocene.home.blog/2020/09/16/episode-six-language

2019 
(with C. Murphy) 'Stories @ FUTURES – European Researchers' Night', SS Great Britain, Bristol

(with G. Shaw) 'Soil Stories', Festival of Nature, Bristol

(with A. Rose) 'Post-16 French Enrichment Day on Environmental and Medical Issues', University of Bristol

(with V. Gosetti and M. Métail) 'Multilingual Poetry Translation as a Catalyst for Change', Bristol Central Library
> www.youtube.com/watch?v=NNnIkh3O_sw

Invited Talks

2021
'Les Oiseaux en tant que bioindicateurs dans Les Fleurs du Mal et The Waste Land', Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan 
> www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJ7_hg04KZ0

'Aquatic Mobilities in Depictions of Venice from 1881-95 by Boudin, Fragiacomo, and Lansyer', European University Institute, Florence

'Venetian Hydrographies in Paintings by Ciardi, Moran, and Renoir', University of Bristol

'Vers une écopoétique sylvestre chez Mallarmé', Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris

(with S. Gould and J. O. Taylor) 'Artistic Engagements with Air Pollution in Nineteenth-Century England and France', Université de Paris 

(with H. Contant, I. Duncan, L. S. Gora, and E. Guaraldo) 'Researching Environmental Humanities in Venice', Universitetet i Oslo

2020 
'Visceral Geographies of Industrial Air Pollution in Paintings of Paris during the 1880s', Durham University

2019 
'Feeling Unsustainability in Impressionist Paintings of Parisian Smokestacks', Cardiff University

(with V. Gosetti) 'Le "Ecoregioni" dell'Ottocento francese fra geografia, cultura e tattiche autoesotiste', Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan

'Anthropocene An-Aesthetics in Paintings of Paris's Environs around 1875', Kapadokya Üniversitesi, Nevşehir

2018 
(with V. Gosetti and C. Margrave) 'Ecoregional Approaches to Francophone Culture', University of Sydney

'Re-Framing Industrial-Era Normandy through Zola's The Bright Side of Life', University of New England, Sydney

'Sensing the Nature of Northern French Smokestacks from the 1860s to the 1880s', New York University 
> www.youtube.com/watch?v=jMB6TqZyiX4

'Reading Flaubert's Madame Bovary and L'Éducation sentimentale through the Environmental Humanities', Vassar College, Poughkeepsie

2016 
'Transitional Tumult in Baudelaire's "Le Crépuscule du soir"', Institute of Modern Languages Research, University of London

Professional Activities and Service

2021
Irish Humanities Alliance – Discussant at symposium on 'Humanities for the Anthropocene'

2018-21 
Association for the Study of Modern and Contemporary France; Australian Society for French Studies; Nineteenth-Century Studies Association
– Adviser at postgraduate workshops

2017-21
Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique, Belgium; Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; Ministero dell'Università e della Ricerca, Italy; Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, Canada; Università degli Studi del Piemonte Orientale
– Reviewer of grant applications 

2016-21
Australian Journal of French Studies; Dix-Neuf; Ecocene; Ecozon@; French Studies; Humanities; L'Analisi linguistica e letteraria; Meta; Nottingham French Studies; Studies in the Novel; Textes et contextes
– Reviewer of article manuscripts

2020 
British Academy and Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen
– Discussant at Knowledge Frontiers Symposium on 'The Anthropocene'

University Council of Modern Languages
– Founder of Special Interest Group for Early Career Academics

2019-20 
Society of Dix-Neuviémistes
– Treasurer

Société des Études Romantiques et Dix-neuviémistes
– British Liaison 

University of Bristol
– Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion Representative in Modern Languages 

2018-20
Liverpool University Press; Peter Lang; Routledge
– Reviewer of book manuscripts 

2018
University of New England, Sydney
– Reviewer of PhD progress 

Durham University
– Examinations Officer in French 

2016-18
Université d'Angers; Université de Perpignan; Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3
– Reviewer of conference abstracts 

2017
Higher Education Academy
– Fellow (FHEA)

2014-16
Trinity College, University of Cambridge
– Writing Mentor 

2015
Downing College, University of Cambridge
– Admissions Interviewer

Teaching

2021
University of Edinburgh
MSc
– Italy by Design 

Università degli Studi Roma Tre
MA
– Estetica del territorio 

Institute of Modern Languages Research, University of London
PhD
– Research Training 

2020
Universität Bremen
BA
– Écocritique et écopoétique dans les littératures de langue française 

Sapienza Università di Roma
BA
– Scienze della sostenibilità 
PhD
– Theories and Methods in Literary and Cultural Studies 

2019-20
University of Bristol
BA
– Comparative Literature
– French Language 3
– Independent Study
MA
– Cultural Encounters

2019             
University of New England, Armidale
BLang
– French Translation 1

2017-18
Durham University
BA
– French Language 2
– Introduction to Francophone Literature and Culture
– Revolutionary Works in French Politics
– The Invention of France

2016-17
University of Southampton
BA
– Academic Skills for Modern Languages 
– Faces of France 
– Final-Year Modern Languages Dissertation 
– Flaubert's France 
– French Language Stage 5 
– Italian Language Stage 6 
– Managing Research and Learning 
– Modern French Culture 
– Reading Culture 
– The Making of Modern French 
– Year Abroad Research Project 
MA
– Cultural Flows