English Faculty News

The Faculty of English at Cambridge has a diverse and lively research
In these pages, amongst other Faculty news, you can find information about the Faculty’s research activities, including: book publications (academic, creative and trade books); keynote and public lectures; media appearances; prizes and funding awarded; organisation of major conferences, symposia and exhibitions; public engagement events, and more.

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Junior Teaching Officer in English Literature, Pembroke College, Cambridge

PEMBROKE COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE  JUNIOR TEACHING OFFICER IN ENGLISH LITERATURE Applications are invited for the post of Junior Teaching Officer in English Literature, to provide replacement cover teaching for Dr Katrin Ettenhuber during a period of Isaac Newton Trust funded leave. The appointment will be for nine months from 1 October 2017, and will carry dining […]

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Poetry Reading: Jocelyn Spaar and Kayo Chingonyi, Judith E Wilson Drama Studio, 7.30pm, 1 May 2017

Poetry reading: Jocelyn Spaar and Kayo Chingonyi May 1st, 7.30pm Judith E. Wilson Drama Studio, Faculty of English, 9 West Road, Cambridge Hosted by Sophie Seita https://www.facebook.com/events/652932241574328/ Jocelyn Spaar is a poet, translator, artist, and curator living and working in New York.  Her poems, drawings, and translations have appeared in Bridge, Gigantic, The Magazine of the Artist’s Institute, The […]

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Dr Sarah Dillon to give Plenary Address at Transmodern Perspectives Conference, Universidad de Zaragoza

Dr Sarah Dillon is to give a Plenary Address at an international conference at the University of Zaragoza, Spain, 26th-28th April. The conference is entitled ‘Transmodern Perspectives on Contemporary Literatures in English’ and Dr Dillon will be speaking on David Mitchell’s novel Cloud Atlas and its film adaptation in relation to memetics and theories of cultural evolution. 

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Jamie Fenton Selected As A BMI Woody Guthrie Fellow for 2017

Jamie Fenton, an MPhil Student at Jesus College, has been selected as one of the BMI Woody Guthrie Fellows for 2017. The fellowship provides funding for study at the Woody Guthrie archive in Tulsa, which he is conducting this month as part of his MPhil dissertation. More information about the scheme can be found here: […]

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