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Literature Studies at the School of Advanced Study

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Rank #1: Annual Wordsworth Lecture: 'What Did Wordsworth Make of Coleridge?', by Dr Seamus Perry

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Institute of English Studies

Annual Wordsworth Lecture: 'What Did Wordsworth Make of Coleridge?', by Dr Seamus Perry

Coleridge was the single most important influence on the great philosophical and autobiographical poetry for which Wordsworth is ...

Nov 29 2012

1hr 3mins

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Rank #2: The Irish Studies Lecture - 'Desire and Dishonour: Heterosexuality in Nineteenth-Century Ireland'

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The Irish Studies Lecture - 'Desire and Dishonour: Heterosexuality in Nineteenth-Century Ireland'

Joanna Bourke (Birkbeck College)

It was the day after St. Valentine’s Day in 1865 and love was in the air. But al...

Jun 04 2014

1hr 14mins

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Rank #3: Contemporary Fiction Research Seminar: Modernist Afterlives

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"Modernist Afterlives." A panel on the lingering traces of modernist aesthetics in the contemporary moment. Speakers: Dr. David James (QMUL), Dr. Paul March-Russell (Kent), and Paul Davies (Sussex). Chair: Dr. Tory Youn...

Feb 23 2013

1hr 51mins

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Rank #4: John Coffin Memorial Poetry Reading by Robin Robertson

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Robin Robertson (b. 1955) is a Scottish poet who lives and works in London as poetry editor for Jonathan Cape. Praised by John Banville for his “dazzling metaphorical gift”, Robertson came to writing poetry later in...

Jul 15 2010

46mins

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Rank #5: From Milan to Europe. The transmission and diffusion of the works of St Ambrose

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John Coffin Memorial Annual Palaeography Lecture
'From Milan to Europe. The transmission and diffusion of the works of St Ambrose' by Professor Mirella Ferrari (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan)

A number...

May 01 2013

53mins

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Rank #6: Bernard Spencer: Mystery Poet

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Stephen Spender Research Seminar - Bernard Spencer: Mystery Poet

Jonathan Barker, Professor Valentine Cunningham (Corpus Christi College, Oxford) and Professor Peter Robinson (University of Reading) discuss the writer...

Oct 11 2012

1hr 24mins

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Rank #7: The Emergence of the Everyday: Kipling and Indian Regional Writing

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School of English Studies, John Coffin Memorial Lecture in English: Professor Elleke Boehmer

Oct 21 2011

1hr 10mins

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Rank #8: The Irish Studies Lecture - 'Desire and Dishonour: Heterosexuality in Nineteenth-Century Ireland'

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The Irish Studies Lecture - 'Desire and Dishonour: Heterosexuality in Nineteenth-Century Ireland'

Joanna Bourke (Birkbeck College)

It was the day after St. Valentine’s Day in 1865 and love was in the air. But al...

Jun 04 2014

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Rank #9: The Annual Wordsworth Lecture - 'A Sea Rolling High': Wordsworth in 1804

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Professor Stephen Gill (Lincoln College, Oxford)

'A Sea Rolling High': Wordsworth in 1804.

The lecture will focus on the emergence of one of Wordsworth’s greatest poems, the ‘Ode: Intimations of Immortality fr...

Oct 08 2013

54mins

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Rank #10: Contemporary Fiction Research Seminar: After Buffy

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After Buffy - a panel of short papers on the increasingly ubiquitous fanboy auteur Joss Whedon. Chair: Dr. Stacey Abbott (Roehampton). Speakers: Dr. Lorna Jowett (Northampton), Professor Matthew Pateman (Kingston), Dr. ...

Dec 05 2012

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Rank #11: Das Berliner Warenhaus - Kommerz und Imagination

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Philip Hensher (London) and Annett Gröschner (Berlin) read from their work

Venue: Literaturhaus Berlin

Jul 04 2012

1hr 23mins

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Rank #12: A Conversation with the Author Robert Coover

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Institute of Germanic & Romance Studies: Penguin Modern Classics author Robert Coover (Pricksongs & Descants [1969], Ghost Town [1998], NOIR [2010]) will speak about metafiction, electronic literature and the future of writing.

Sep 29 2011

2hr 5mins

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Rank #13: '"Because she never let them in": Irish Immigration a Century Ago and Today'

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John Coffin Memorial Lecture in Irish Studies

Professor Emeritus Cormac Ó Gráda (University College Dublin): ' "Because she never let them in": Irish Immigration a Century Ago and Today'

In June 1904, when a min...

May 08 2013

1hr 15mins

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Rank #14: Contemporary Fiction Research Seminar: Hunting the Dark Knight

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Contemporary Fiction Research Seminar: Hunting the Dark Knight

Dr. Will Brooker (Kingston)

Dr. Will Brooker (Kingston) will discuss his new book on the enduring popularity of Gotham's finest in the 21st century.

Nov 14 2012

1hr 42mins

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Rank #15: Carmen Martin Gaite 10 Years On: revisiting her texual and visual legacy.

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Institute of Germanic & Romance Studies (in Spanish)

Dec 10 2010

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Rank #16: Cosmopolitical Critters: Companion Species, SF, and Staying with the Trouble

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John Coffin Memorial Lecture by Donna Haraway: 'Cosmopolitical Critters: Companion Species, SF, and Staying with the Trouble'

This lecture will be hosted by the Institute of English Studies in association with the IE...

Oct 26 2012

1hr 24mins

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Rank #17: A Conversation with the Author Robert Coover

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Institute of Germanic & Romance Studies: Penguin Modern Classics author Robert Coover (Pricksongs & Descants [1969], Ghost Town [1998], NOIR [2010]) will speak about metafiction, electronic literature and the future of writing.

Sep 29 2011

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Rank #18: 'Prayer and Prayfulness in Dante'

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John Took (University College London)

Poetry and Prayer: Continuities & Discontinuities - 'Prayer and Prayfulness in Dante'

An international conference organized jointly by the Institute of English Studies and Heyt...

Jun 29 2012

59mins

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Rank #19: "Shakespeare His Contemporaries": Exploring Early Modern Drama in a Digital Environment

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Hilda Hulme Memorial Lecture: ' "Shakespeare His Contemporaries": Exploring Early Modern Drama in a Digital Environment'

Professor Martin Mueller (Professor emeritus of English and Classics, Northwestern University, I...

Jul 01 2013

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Rank #20: London Screenwriting Seminar: Hitchcock and his Writers

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Charles Barr: 'Hitchcock and his Writers'

Charles Barr taught for many years at the University of East Anglia, and is currently Professorial Research Fellow at St Mary's University College, Twickenham. His publication...

Feb 07 2013

1hr 36mins

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