Victorian Studies Centre Spring Seminar Programme

Posted by yaj1 at Jan 20, 2020 10:10 AM |
Each spring we host a series of seminars on topics spanning the breadth of Victorian studies. Find out about our 2020 series on this page, or learn more about our past spring seminar series.

Seminars take place at 5.15pm on Wednesdays in Ogden Lewis Seminar Suite 1 - all welcome.

2020 spring seminar series

Imagining Victorian Theatre at the Centre

  • 22 January
  • Speaker: Dr Michael Meeuwis (University of Warwick)

5 February (TBA)

Children Writing War in the Long Nineteenth Century

  • 19 February
  • Speaker: Dr Emma Butcher (University of Leicester)

Modelling the Victorians: from the portrait statue to Staffordshire figures

  • 4 March
  • Speaker: Dr Claire Jones (University of Birmingham)

H. G. Wells’s Tono-Bungay and the Napoleonic Legend in transition

  • 18 March
  • Speaker: Professor Atsuko Miyake (Seinan Gakuin University, Japan)

Three presentations by Victorian Studies Centre doctoral students

  • 6 May
  • Speakers: Ms Emma Probett, ‘The Nineteenth Century Novel of Manners: connecting the works of Jane Austen and Elizabeth Gaskell'; Ms Sophie Almond, ‘Victorian Medical Women’; and Ms Jacqueline Favaloro , 'Exploring Folklore in Charlotte Brontë's Shirley'
  • Room tba

20 May (TBA)

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