Events Archive (2015-16)

Nineteenth-Century Graduate Seminar

The Nineteenth-Century Graduate Seminar meets fortnightly during term time.  Sessions are hosted and chaired by members of the English Faculty, and speakers are invited to address graduate students, senior faculty members and visitors on their particular area of expertise, with ample time for questions and discussion.  The seminar meets at 5.15pm on Tuesdays, in the Board Room in the English Faculty. Everybody is most welcome to attend.

Lent Term, 2016

19th January: ‘Shrunken, Scarred, and Lovely: Disability and the Dickensian Heroine’
Clare Walker Gore (University of Cambridge)

2nd February: Reading Week
Charles LaPorte, ‘Victorian Literature, Religion, and Secularisation’ Literature Compass, 10 (March 2013), pp. 277–287

16th February: ‘Censorship and Victorian Sacred Drama’
Jan-Melissa Schramm (University of Cambridge)

1 March: ‘ The Time of Reading’
Emily Rohrach (University of Manchester)

Conferences and Symposia in Cambridge

Faculty Seminars

Graduate Reading Groups and Seminars

  • Nineteenth-Century Graduate Workshop (Michael Sullivan and Laura Kilbride)
  • Theology and Poetics Reading Group (Laura Kilbride and Simone Kotva)
  • Editing the Long Nineteenth Century (Michael Sullivan; English Faculty and Centre for Material Texts)

Seminars in Other Cambridge Faculties and Research Centres