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.
T.S. Eliot Prize on Tour
<span >As part of a national tour to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the TS Eliot Prize for Poetry, Philip Gross, Sinead Morrissey and Deryn Rees-Jones, three of the world-class poets who have been shortlisted in recent years, will be reading their work alongside a well-known local poet. The TS Eliot Prize is one of the world’s top poetry awards and was set up by the Poetry Book Society in 1993 in memory of its founding poet.
This event is organised between the Centre for Poetry and Poetics and Durham Book Festival
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
Many of our public lectures, seminars and conferences are recorded, and can be listened to as podcasts.
- 20th January 2021
- Sensory Experiments in Nineteenth-Century Literature
- Online (Zoom)
- Dr Erica Fretwell (University of Albany) and Dr Shannon Draucker (Siena College)