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Bestselling author Kate Summerscale to give lecture on ‘Detecting Victorian Crime’ at Leicester

Bestselling author Kate Summerscale to give lecture on ‘Detecting Victorian Crime’ at Leicester

Posted by ew205 at Nov 28, 2017 10:25 AM |

Free public lecture for annual Victorian Studies Centre Lecture series on 6 December

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Joe Orton on the BBC

Joe Orton on the BBC

Posted by pt91 at Nov 23, 2017 02:35 PM |

BBC 2 Documentary made with support from our University

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Video interview with street artist released

Video interview with street artist released

Posted by pt91 at Nov 22, 2017 03:30 PM |

Creator of Orton artwork in our Library talks to Dr Emma Parker from the School of Arts

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Museum of the Bible opens

Museum of the Bible opens

Posted by ap507 at Nov 17, 2017 01:55 PM |

University of Leicester academic involved in project

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Victorian Studies Centre marks 50th anniversary with convivial evening celebrating the works of Charles Dickens

Victorian Studies Centre marks 50th anniversary with convivial evening celebrating the works of Charles Dickens

Posted by ew205 at Nov 15, 2017 12:30 PM |

Academics will speak on Charles Dickens’s writing and career on 22 November

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Rhyme and ride with Arriva as Leicester gets literary

Rhyme and ride with Arriva as Leicester gets literary

Posted by ew205 at Nov 15, 2017 10:45 AM |

Bus-driver's daughter and Leicester based poet Lydia Towsey will be taking the road with Arriva Buses for specially commissioned Literary Leicester journeys today from 12.00-7.00 pm

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Literary Leicester to host ‘one of the most distinctive voices in contemporary British Fiction’ Gwendoline Riley

Literary Leicester to host ‘one of the most distinctive voices in contemporary British Fiction’ Gwendoline Riley

Posted by ew205 at Nov 14, 2017 11:54 AM |

Gwendoline’s latest novel, First Love, was shortlisted for the 2017 Goldsmiths Prize

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Prolific Shakespearean actor Michael Pennington to take part in Literary Leicester

Prolific Shakespearean actor Michael Pennington to take part in Literary Leicester

Posted by ew205 at Nov 09, 2017 12:15 PM |

Actor and writer Michael Pennington will perform a reading from his latest book ‘King Lear in Brooklyn’ on 16 November

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Author of ‘Madame Doubtfire’ and Carnegie Medal winner Anne Fine to share what inspires her writing

Author of ‘Madame Doubtfire’ and Carnegie Medal winner Anne Fine to share what inspires her writing

Posted by ew205 at Nov 09, 2017 09:05 AM |

The Leicester-born, nationally acclaimed writer of children’s fiction will discuss tailoring writing to different audiences at Literary Leicester on 18 November

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Leicester’s literary festival gives a glimpse into our possible futures

Leicester’s literary festival gives a glimpse into our possible futures

Posted by ew205 at Nov 03, 2017 11:02 AM |

Literary Leicester to host two bestselling science fiction authors at the National Space Centre on 18 November

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