Booking now open for Crossroads of Knowledge: Early Modern Literature and Natural Philosophy, March 2017

Crossroads of Knowledge: Early Modern Literature and Natural Philosophy 3 March 2017 – 4 March 2017 SG1, Alison Richard Building Registration online via this link: http://www.crassh.cam.ac.uk/events/27058 Deadline Monday 27 February 2017 This conference is part of the research project, Crossroads of Knowledge in Early Modern England: the Place of Literature, a five-year ERC-funded project based at […]

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National Student Survey opens on 9 January 2017

The National Student Survey (NSS) opens on 9 January 2017 and all students eligible to participate in the survey will be sent an email from Ipsos MORI with a direct link to the survey site. The survey closes on 30 April 2017. The NSS gives students the opportunity to feed back about their course and […]

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Dr Sarah Dillon talks to the Times Higher about the launch of BACLS

  Dr Sarah Dillon gives an interview to the Times Higher about the launch of the new British Association for Contemporary Literary Studies which she will Chair from January 2018. BACLS opens for membership in January 2017 with the following mission statement: The British Association for Contemporary Literary Studies brings together scholars and practitioners from across the […]

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Winter 2016 Faculty of English Newsletter Now Available

The online version of  of  9 West Road , Volume 16/Winter 2016  is now available https://www.english.cam.ac.uk/alumni/ Print copies will be distributed shortly. If you have any comments or suggestions, or if you know of anyone who might like to receive this newsletter and is not on the Faculty’s mailing list, please contact: Newsletter Editor Faculty […]

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Dr Sophie Seita Performs at Issue Project Room, New York, 17 December 2016

Dr Sophie Seita, a Junior Research Fellow at Queens’ College, Cambridge, will perform her short play “Les Bijoux Indiscrets”, the second in a series of keenly unfaithful ‘translations’ of Enlightenment tragedies and pseudo-scientific texts of the period, at Issue Project Room in New York. Props and set by Emmy Catedral. Performed by an all-female cast: Corina […]

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Leverhulme Early Career Fellowships 2017

The Faculty of English welcomes applications from potential applicants for the Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship Scheme 2017.  The scheme provides prestigious three-year fellowships for early career researchers within four years of their PhD viva; with matching funding provided in Cambridge by the Isaac Newton Trust. There is, therefore, a two-stage internal selection process, first by […]

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