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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 add your publicise your event, contact alistair.brown@durham.ac.uk.

Time Machines: The Past, the Future, and How Stories Take us There

Step through a portal and journey through time. This exhibition at Palace Green Library reveals how advances in science allowed authors like HG Wells to write about parallel universes, alternate histories and future worlds.

Time Machines

Staging Domestic Violence: Shakespeare's 'Othello' and Middleton's 'Yorkshire Tragedy'

23rd November 2011, 16:30 to 18:00, Seminar Room, Hallgarth House, Professor Gary Taylor (Florida State University)

A staff and postgraduate research seminar.

Gary Taylor, is General Editor of the Oxford editions of Shakespeare's Complete Works (1986) and of the Collected Works of "our other Shakespeare," Thomas Middleton (2008), which won the Modern Language Association's biennial prize for a Distinguished Scholarly edition (2009). He is also general editor of two series published by Palgrave, "Signs of Race" and "History of Text Technologies".

Contact jason.harding@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.

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