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Durham University

Department of English Studies

Events

We host a large number of conferences, lectures and seminars each year, many of them open to the public. Subscribe to our monthly North East Literature Events newsletter and we'll keep you posted. If you are a staff member or student and want to publicise your event, contact alistair.brown@durham.ac.uk.

Thursday 23 January 2020

Inventions of the Text

Pythagoras, Palmistry and Pulse-Reading: The Centrality of Magic in Late Medieval Prognostic Medicine

5:30pm to 7:00pm, Seminar Room, Hallgarth House, Dr Joanne Edge (John Rylands Library)

An Inventions of the Text seminar, followed by drinks and dinner. All welcome.

Contact hope.doherty@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Thursday 20 February 2020

Mid-Century Reading Group: Samuel Beckett''s Happy Days and Krapp's Last Tape

5:30pm to 7:00pm, Seminar Room, Hallgarth House

This session will be led by Botsa Katara. The reading group is open to postgraduate research students, early-career researchers, and staff. Refreshments provided.

Contact beatriz.lopez-lopez@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Thursday 12 March 2020

Mid-Century Reading Group: J.G. Ballard's The Drowned World

5:30pm to 7:00pm, Seminar Room, Hallgarth House

The mid-century reading group is open to postgraduate research students, early-career researchers, and staff. Refreshments provided.

Contact beatriz.lopez-lopez@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


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