Friday 8 June: Experimental Forms: Writing, Science and Medicine in the Long Nineteenth Century

When: Friday 8 June 2018, 9:00 am – 6:30 pm Where: Keynes Library, Birkbeck School of Arts, 43 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PD Speakers include: Will Abberley (Sussex) Mark Blacklock (Birkbeck) Jeremy Davies (Leeds) Melissa Dickson (Bermingham) Katherine Ebury (Sheffield) Timothy Fulford (De Montfort) Dahlia Porter (Glasgow) Emile Taylor-Brown (Oxford) Martin Willis (Cardiff) Experiment can describe both strict testing and …

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Audio recordings to The Eve of St Aubrey: Re†Collecting Beardsley (1872-1898)

The Eve of St Aubrey: Re†Collecting Beardsley (1872-1898) The Eve of St Aubrey: Re†Collecting Beardsley (1872-1898) took place on 16 March 2018 at the Mary Ward House (Bloomsbury, London). It was organised by Sasha Dovzhyk, PhD candidate at Birkbeck School of Arts, to commemorate 120 years since the death of the English artist Aubrey Beardsley. The Eve of St Aubrey opened with a conversation …

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CHANGE OF LOCATION Friday 16 March: The Eve of St Aubrey: Re†Collecting Beardsley (1872-1898)

Please note that due to an industrial action by the Universities and Colleges Union, the location of this conference has now been changed., and we have adjusted the starting time slightly. Despite the venue change, the event remains free. However, we would really appreciate your voluntary donations towards the rent of the Mary Ward House. In return, we are able to offer …

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Friday 9 March: Editing the Long Nineteenth Century: Recovering Women in the Digital Age

Friday 9 March 2018, 10.30am-4pm Room 317, Birkbeck School of Arts, 43-46 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PD Editing the Long Nineteenth Century: Recovering Women in the Digital Age is a series of Wikipedia edit-a-thons, held at Birkbeck College, University of London. Many women of the long nineteenth century have not received the historical attention they deserve. While many had a significant impact …

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Opportunity: Postgraduate Editorial Assistantship with the Central Online Victorian Educator, application due 19 March 2018

The Birkbeck Centre for Nineteenth-Century Studies invites Phd Students in the School of Arts invited to apply to an Editorial Assistantship with the Central Online Victorian Educator (COVE). COVE is The Central Online Victorian Educator, a scholar-driven open-access platform that publishes peer-reviewed Victorian material. COVE provides a central online location for the publication of peer-reviewed research essays and teaching materials, digital …

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Opportunity: Postgraduate Editorial Intern in Academic Publishing Online, applications due 16 April 2018

The Birkbeck Centre for Nineteenth-Century Studies invites applications from postgraduate research students whose research is primarily focused on the nineteenth century for an Internship in Academic Publishing Online to manage our web journal: 19: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Long Nineteenth Century (www.19.bbk.ac.uk). The postgraduate editorial intern in Academic Publishing Online trains a student to manage 19, working with another intern …

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Friday 16 March: The Eve of St Aubrey: Re†Collecting Beardsley (1872-1898)

When: Friday 16 March 2018, 1:20 pm Where: Keynes Library, Birkbeck School of Arts, 43 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PD Aubrey Beardsley is best known today for being the radical art editor of the decadent almanac The Yellow Book and for his extraordinary illustrations for Oscar Wilde’s Salome. The embodiment of Decadence, he was, as Holbrook Jackson put it, ‘a prisoner for ever …

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Audio recordings for Elisha Cohn ‘Realism, in Crisis’

This paper was presented at the Forum for Nineteenth-Century Studies on Thursday 7 December 2017 in the Keynes Library, Birkbeck School of Arts, by Elisha Cohn (Cornell). Literary theories of the anthropocene contend that textual representations of effects that exceed the temporal and spatial scale of human perception necessitate genres other than realism—Wai Chee Dimock and Mark McGurl turn to epic, …

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Call for Paper: The Eve of St Aubrey: Re†Collecting Beardsley (1872-1898)

The Eve of St Aubrey: Re†Collecting Beardsley (1872-1898) 16 March 2018 Birkbeck School of Arts Aubrey Beardsley is best known today for being the radical art editor of the decadent almanac The Yellow Book and for his extraordinary illustrations for Oscar Wilde’s Salome. The embodiment of Decadence, he was, as Holbrook Jackson put it, ‘a prisoner for ever in those Eighteen Nineties of which he …

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New issue of 19: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Long Nineteenth Century on Technologies of Fire

19: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Long Nineteenth Century, 25 (2017) Technologies of Fire in Nineteenth-Century British Culture Cultural histories of nineteenth-century Britain have studied the important physical and psychological transformations caused by the industrialization of light. Gaslight, though discovered prior to the nineteenth century, became aligned with the era’s narratives of national and industrial progress, an arc that, one might …

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