American Writers at 9 West Road, October 2016: All Welcome

This October, the Faculty of English hosts a series of events with American Writers: Tuesday 4 October – English Faculty, Room G-R04, 4.30pm: Mark Greif, editor of n+1 and author of ‘In The Age of the Crisis of Man: Thought and Fiction in America, 1933-1973’, will discuss his new book ‘Against Everything’.  (Sponsored by American […]

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English: Shared Futures Conference 2017

The English Association, University English, the National Association of Writers in Education and the Institute of English Studies are joining together to host a major new conference for the whole of the discipline of English. The conference will celebrate the discipline’s intellectual strength, diversity and creativity, and explore its shared futures in the nations of the […]

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Dr Ian Patterson Judges Scott Moncrieff Prize, 2016

Dr Ian Patterson is one of two judges for this year’s Scott Moncrieff Prize for translations from the French.  The other judge is the author Michèle Roberts. Established in 1965, and named after the celebrated translator of Proust’s À la Recherche du Temps Perdu, the prize is sponsored by the Institut français du Royaume-Uni and […]

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