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Durham University

Department of English Studies

Event Archive

This is an archive of past events within the Department of English Studies. Please see our current events for forthcoming activities.

Some of our public events are recorded and are available as podcasts via our Research English At Durham blog.

'In search of Juvenilia: a survey of the birth, childhood and growth of a new genre

11th September 2013, 19:45 to 20:45, Kenworthy Hall, St. Mary's, Professor Christine Alexander

Professor Christine Alexander is editor of a new small volume containing previously unpublished writings by Robert Louis Stevenson produced between the ages of six and twelve.

She will give this public lecture on the broader subject of the history of the study in the field of literary juvenilia to which she has devoted her academic life.

The lecture will be preceded by the launch of the new book; details can be found here.

Contact for more information about this event.


Research in English At Durham (READ) blog showcasing the the literary research emerging from the Department of English Studies


We host a large number of conferences, lectures and seminars each year, many of them open to the public. Find out more on our Events page.


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