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Institute of English Studies
14 Episodes
Book Collecting Seminar - Magic: from John Dee to Aleister Crowley. With Katie Birkwood (Royal College of Physicians) and Christina Oakley Harrington (Treadwell’s Books) The focus of these lectures and seminars is on bibliophilia and the book trade....
Book Collecting Seminar - Elisabeth Grass
Queer books - an academic, an artist, a collector and a librarian discuss the field
Professor Steven Matthews, University of Reading.
T.S. Eliot International Summer School
The 2017 London Lecture with Professor Sir Drummond Bone Wordsworth and Byron fell out in a not very dignified way over politics, and there was heavy co-lateral damage in their opinion of each other’s poetry. But there was a fundamental intellectu...
Institute of English Studies 2017 John Coffin Memorial Annual Irish Studies Lecture Shifting Ground: Irish Poetry in a Time of Change Professor Eavan Boland In the last hundred years Ireland has seen seismic changes in its social and politi...
Institute of English Studies Wordsworth Trust Annual Lecture 2016 Romantic Poetry and the Existing State of Things Professor Michael Rossington (Newcastle University) In November 2015, the only surviving copy of Percy Bysshe Shelley’s Po...
Institute of English Studies The John Coffin Memorial Readin The influence of Joyce's writing on Iain Sinclair's own style of urban narrative Iain Sinclair In association with the conference Anniversary Joyce: XXV International James Joyce ...
Alice in Cableland

Alice in Cableland


Institute of English Studies Alice in Cableland Anne Chapman (PhD Candidate, KCL) Caroline Arscott (Professor of Art History, The Courtauld Institute of Art) Clare Pettitt (Professor of Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture, KCL) Natalie H...
Institute of English Studies Reading the World: Challenging the Dynamics of Canon Formations Keynote Address Co-chairs: Professor Rose Levinson (PhD) Professor Francesca Orsini (PhD) Finding words: The Shelter of Stories in Time of War ...
Recasting Book History

Recasting Book History


Institute of English Studies Recasting Book History Professor Simon Eliot (IES)
Institute of English Studies The John Coffin Memorial Annual Palaeography Lecture: ‘Who wrote Magna Carta?’ Professor Nicholas Vincent FBA (University of East Anglia and Magna Carta Project) Professor Nicholas Vincent, FBA, will be delive...
Institute of English Studies The Annual Wordsworth Lecture 'Wordsworth and the Meaning of Trees' Professor Fiona Stafford (University of Oxford) From the 'Sylvan Wye' by Tintern Abbey to the 'leafy glen' in 'Airey Force Valley', Wordsworth's...
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