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Department of English Studies


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The Origin of the Harp: Thomas Moore, Daniel Maclise and the New Mythology

26th October 2011, 16:30 to 18:00, Seminar Room, Hallgarth House, Professor Matthew Campbell (University of York)

A staff and postgraduate research seminar.

Matthew Campbell writes mainly about poetry from the beginning of the nineteenth century to the present day. He taught Victorian, Modern and Irish literature at Sheffield University before coming to York in 2011. He has just finished a book about nineteenth-century poetry from and about Ireland. Current projects include a history of the last two centuries of Irish poetry, and ongoing interests in poetry and music.

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