NEWS

This section presents my most recent publications and academic activities.

Find here the complete list of my publications, organised by topic and with the corresponding links.

JANUARY 2019

"Sex and the humaniform robot: Between science fiction and robosexuality", IROS 2018 presentation, 2 October 2018, https://ddd.uab.cat/record/200599

"Severus Snape: héroe secreto" (conferencia, Witch Market, Barcelona, 25 Noviembre 2018), https://ddd.uab.cat/record/200633

"Dubtes al voltant del feminisme: ‘Mecanoscrit del segon origen’ [per Sara Martín*]", El Biblionauta, 14 Gener 2019, https://elbiblionauta.com/ca/2019/01/14/dubtes-al-voltant-del-feminisme-mecanoscrit-del-segon-origen-per-sara-martin/

Lecture at CatCon 2 (November 24-25) about 'El sexe i el robot humaniforme: Entre la ciència-ficció i la robosexualitat', https://youtu.be/O_i0hkkCaYA

DECEMBER 2018

New issue of Hélice, with my interview with Richard Morgan in English and Spanish, my review of Thin Air in both languages, and my translation into Spanish and English of Manuel de Pedrolo's short story 'Les civilitzacions són mortals', https://www.revistahelice.com/?page_id=65

"Thin Air, Deep Dive" (an interview with Richard Morgan about his novel Thin Air), Richard K. Morgan official website, 6 October 2018,  https://www.richardkmorgan.com/2018/10/thin-air-deep-dive/

NOVEMBER 2018

"Parlem de Manuel de Pedrolo i el seu "Mecanoscrit" amb la professora Sara Martín", podcast, L'Irradiador (amb David Guzmán), Catalunya Ràdio, 27 Novembre 2018, https://www.ccma.cat/catradio/alacarta/lirradiador/mecanoscrit-del-segon-origen/audio/1021797/

"Veneno de araña contra el cáncer, ciencia ficción y comienza LibreCon" (entrevista en el segmento sobre ciencia ficción), podcast, 21 Noviembre 2018, Euskal Radio, https://www.eitb.eus/es/radio/radio-euskadi/programas/la-mecanica-del-caracol/detalle/6008185/veneno-arana-cancer-ciencia-ficcion-comienza-librecon/

Conferencia: "Científicas que narran historias: Nueva ciencia ficción humanista escrita por mujeres", ciclo Ellas hacen ciencia/Emakumeek Zientzia Egiten Dute, Bilbao, 22 Noviembre 2018, https://youtu.be/fZTZqG0lI-k

Sara Martín Alegre. “An Overlooked Adulteress: Annabella’s Irresistible Passion in Anne Brontë’s The Tenant of Wildfell Hall’, November 2018, https://ddd.uab.cat/record/197221

OCTOBER 2018

NEW BOOK!!!! Explorant Mecanoscrit del segon origen. Noves lectures, edited volume with articles by Toni Maestres, Pere Gallardo, Pedro Fernàndez-Nielssen, Isabel Santaulària, Anna Maria Moreno and myself, Orciny Press, 2018. See the review at : http://elbiblionauta.com/ca/2018/10/19/explorant-mecanoscrit-del-segon-origen-noves-lectures-2018-diversos-autors/?fbclid=IwAR2xLMQNaHjzXBtdflRP4iVNshEq74iT473z9lC0BlvrhVpVRuhUUdy7aIU

SEPTEMBER 2018

Here's the inaugural lesson of the BA in English Studies, Universidad de Murcia, which I delivered on 19th September:

https://ddd.uab.cat/record/195905

AUGUST 2018

Some recent book reviews you might enjoy!

The Vestigial Heart (novel) Carme Torras. Translation into English Josie Swarbrick. SFRA Review . No. 325. http://www.sfra.org/resources/Pictures/SFRA%20318.pdf  

“El metamito y la nostalgia de la nostalgia” (review of La ideología de Star Wars, Fernando Ángel Moreno). Hélice. 24, Vol III No. 10,  https://www.revistahelice.com/revista/Helice_8_vol_III.pdf   

“La difícil construcción de una ciencia ficción nacional: el caso de Irlanda” (reseña de Irish Science Fiction, Jack Fennell). Hélice. 22, Vol III No. 8, https://revistahelice.com/revista_textos/n_24/Helice%20Julio%202018%20El%20meteamito%20y%20la%20nostalgia...%20Sara%20Mart%c3%adn.pdf   

JUNE 2018

Complete article and conference presentation now available: "In bed with Dickens : questioning the neo-Victorian codes of representation in Ralph Fiennes's film The Invisible Woman (2013)", https://ddd.uab.cat/record/174207/

APRIL 2018

New publication: Sara Martín Alegre (ed.), Sharing Teaching Experiences III, with papers from the 3rd and 4th TELLC (Teaching English Language, Literature and Culture) workshop, https://ddd.uab.cat/record/132688

MARCH 2018

My translation into English of Manuel de Pedrolo's Mecanoscrit del segon origen is now available: Typescript of the Second Origin (Wesleyan UP, 2018), https://www.amazon.com/Typescript-Second-Origin-Manuel-Pedrolo/dp/0819577421/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1520324145&sr=8-1&keywords=typescript+of+the+second+origin and http://www.upne.com/0819577429.html

FEBRUARY 2018

Sara Martín Alegre (ed.), Gender and Feminism: The Students' View, Vol 2. (February 2018), https://ddd.uab.cat/record/129180 E-book. 29 undergrad and post-grad students offer their own views on gender and feminism.

Sara Martin, David Owen & Elisabet Pladevall (eds.). Persistence and Resistance in English Studies: New Research. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2018. ISBN ISBN-13: 978-1-5275-0608-4, ISBN-10: 1-5275-0608-8. http://www.cambridgescholars.com/persistence-and-resistance-in-english-studies

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