Dickens Day 2014: Dickens and Conviviality

Saturday 11 October 2014 Institute of English Studies, Senate House, Malet St., London, WC1E 7HU Dickens Day, now in its 28th year, is looking at how conviviality features in Dickens’s …

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Birkbeck postgraduate student runner-up in book prize

Kayleigh Betterton, an MA student at Birkbeck,  is runner-up in the first Anthony Davis Book Collecting Prize at the University of London for her collection of Oscar Wilde material. The …

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In Harkness’ London: A Symposium on the Life and Work of Margaret Harkness

When: Saturday, 22 November 2014 (Registration opens 9.30am) Where: Keynes Library, Birkbeck School of Arts, 46 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PD This event will be the first to bring together …

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London Nineteenth Century Seminar: Autumn 2014

Transported: Edward Gibbon Wakefield and Charlotte Bronte Moving People in the Era of Print Professor Josephine McDonagh (King’s College, University of London) Responses: Professor Isobel Armstrong (Birkbeck) and Dr Ruth …

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Carolyn Burdett awarded Leverhulme Fellowship

Carolyn Burdett, Senior Lecturer in Victorian Literature and Culture, at Birkbeck, University of London, has been awarded a Leverhulme Research Fellowship in 2012-13 to pursue a project entitled ‘Coining Empathy: …

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