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Blog Entry 'The Mysterious Case of George Eliot’s Right Hand'
Professor Kathryn Hughes explores the life of classic Victorian author on Wednesday 20 November 2013
Located in News and Events / / 2013 Archive / November
Blog Entry The Victorian Studies Centre at 50 exhibition
An exhibition from the University of Leicester's Special Collections celebrating our 50th anniversary
Located in Academic Departments / / News and Events / VSC news items
Blog Entry East Midlands universities consortium gets £14.6 million boost for arts and humanities
Leicester is one of six universities to benefit from project that will create 410 PhD studentships over five years
Located in News and Events / / 2013 Archive / October
Blog Entry The evolution of citizen science
New research project investigates public participation in science in the 19th and 21st centuries
Located in News and Events / / 2013 Archive / November
Blog Entry Criminology Postgraduate Research Open Afternoon, 10 November
Interested in criminology? Thinking of doing a PhD? Our Department of Criminology has an Open Afternoon next Wednesday, with a talk about 19th century transvestites thrown in for good measure.
Located in News and Events / / 2010 Archive / November
Blog Entry When Mrs Gaskell met Mr Wordsworth: Victorian Studies Lecture on 17 November
Cranford author’s literary influences explored by acclaimed historical writer Jenny Uglow.
Located in News and Events / / 2010 Archive / November
Blog Entry God bless us, every one: University Library exhibition of Dickens' numerous Christmas tales
Think of Christmas and you think of Charles Dickens. It’s unavoidable. Though much of Dickens’ work is iconic in its own way, A Christmas Carol stands out as the sine qua non of Yuletide stories, not just through its familiarity via endless adaptations for stage and screen, but also because so much of what we consider ‘traditional’ about Christmas actually stems from Dickens’ ideas.
Located in News and Events / / 2010 Archive / November
Blog Entry Victorian Studies Centre says konichi-wa
Meet the Honorary Visiting Fellows who have travelled halfway round the world to study literature written in not just a different language but a different script.
Located in News and Events / / 2010 Archive / March
Blog Entry Bestselling author Kate Summerscale to give lecture on ‘Detecting Victorian Crime’ at Leicester
Free public lecture for annual Victorian Studies Centre Lecture series on 6 December
Located in News and Events / / 2017 Archive / November
Blog Entry Victorian Studies Centre marks 50th anniversary with convivial evening celebrating the works of Charles Dickens
Academics will speak on Charles Dickens’s writing and career on 22 November
Located in News and Events / / 2017 Archive / November

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