‘John Clare and the Art of Bird Watching’: a symposium exploring John Clare as nature writer, 15 September 2017

On September 15, ‘John Clare and the Art of Bird Watching’, a symposium, will be held in the David Attenborough Building, University of Cambridge. The event is a collaboration between the Centre for John Clare Studies (English Faculty) and the Cambridge Conservation Initiative (CCI). Speakers will include Tim Dee, Mina Gorji (Cambridge), Francesca Mackenney (Bristol), […]

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British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships 2017/18

The Faculty of English and Department of Anglo Saxon Norse and Celtic welcome applications for British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships. The aim of the British Academy in making these awards is to offer opportunities for outstanding early career researchers to strengthen their experience of research and teaching in a university environment which will develop their curriculum […]

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‘Sculpture in the Close’, curated by Dr Rod Mengham, at Jesus College until 17 September 2017

‘Sculpture in the Close’, showcasing the work of nine female artists (Phyllida Barlow, Louise Bourgeois, Mona Hatoum, Shirazeh Houshiary, Kim Lim, Cornelia Parker, Agnes Thurnauer, Rachel Whiteread, Alison Wilding), continues throughout August, daily 10.00am to 6.00pm. Dr Rod Mengham has written the catalogue: http://www.english.cam.ac.uk/news/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/SitC-2017-final-no-bleeds-170613-1-1.pdf For further information about the exhibition:  https://www.jesus.cam.ac.uk/college/events/sc@Sculpture-close

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