Literature Cambridge presents Summer Courses, July 2018

1-6 July 2018. Literature Cambridge presents Virginia Woolf and Politics summer course, Wolfson College. A week’s immersion in Woolf’s writings, with leading scholars. https://www.literaturecambridge.co.uk/2018/. 8-13 July 2018. Literature Cambridge presents Women Writers: Emily Bronte to Elizabeth Bowen summer course, Homerton College. A week’s intensive study of 5 great women writers, with lectures, supervisions, excursions, readings, […]

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Laura McCormick Kilbride and Orla Polten edit special edition of The Journal of Pre-Raphaelite Studies (Fall 2017)

Laura McCormick Kilbride and Orla Polten have edited a special issue of The Journal of Pre-Raphaelite Studies, dedicated to exploring the significance of Swinburne’s Poems and Ballads on the 150th year anniversary of its publication, also containing an article by Faculty PhD candidate Oliver Goldstein. Issue contents: http://jprs.apps01.yorku.ca/journal/volume-26-fall-2017/

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Literature Cambridge presents Literature Study Days at Stapleford Granary

Literature Study Days at Stapleford Granary. Lectures by Cambridge academics, open to the public. Booking essential. Sunday 18 February 2018, 2-6.30pm, Stapleford Granary, CB22 5BP, Literature Cambridge presents Reading Tennyson. £50/£45 students. Lectures, readings and discussion with Ewan Jones and Oliver Goldstein. https://www.literaturecambridge.co.uk/tennyson/ Saturday 17 March 2018. 2-5.30pm, Stapleford Granary, CB22 5BP, Literature Cambridge presents […]

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Call For Papers – Paper-stuff: Materiality, Technology and Invention, University of Cambridge, Faculty of English, 10-11 September 2018

Under the auspices of the Centre for Material Texts and the Writing Britain Conference Series The introduction of paper to the West was a major technological innovation which transformed the ways in which texts of all kinds were transmitted. Having proved itself over many centuries as the intellectual fabric of Asian and Middle Eastern societies, […]

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Dr Sophie Seita edits a facsimile reprint of the significant Dada magazine ‘The Blind Man’

The Blind Man and rongwrong were seminal New York Dada magazines edited and published by Marcel Duchamp, Henri-Pierre Roché, and Beatrice Wood in 1917. This facsimile edition, introduced by Sophie Seita and published by Ugly Duckling Presse, celebrates the 100th anniversary of their publication. The box set also includes a two-colour offset reproduction of Beatrice Wood’s poster for […]

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Dr Joseph Hone’s new book, ‘Literature and Party Politics at the Accession of Queen Anne’, published by Oxford University Press, December 2017

Dr Joseph Hone’s new book, Literature and Party Politics at the Accession of Queen Anne, is published by Oxford University Press on 14 December 2017: https://global.oup.com/academic/product/literature-and-party-politics-at-the-accession-of-queen-anne-9780198814078 Dr Joseph Hone is a Junior Research Fellow in English at Magdalene College, University of Cambridge. http://www.english.cam.ac.uk/people/Joseph.Hone/

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