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Department of English Studies


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Forthcoming Events

'A Portrait of Joyce as a Sympathetic Villain: Melodrama, Forgery, and Silent Film,' by Professor Vicki Mahaffey (University of York)

6th February 2008, 16:30 to 18:00, Seminar Room, Hallgarth House

Staff and Postgraduate Research Seminar.

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