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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.

Anne Stevenson Poetry Reading

23rd February 2013, 18:00 to 19:00, St Chad's College, Anne Stevenson

One of the major poets of our period... humane, intelligent and sane... with patches of wit and fury, which only serve to bring out the humanity’ – George Szirtes

‘One of the most intelligent, assured, vivid and skilful poets writing today’ – Gerard Woodward, TLS

‘One of the most important poets active in England today’ – Emily Grosholz, Michigan Quarterly

‘Anne Stevenson has... simultaneously both wit and ecstasy’ – Peter Redgrove, Guardian

Free event, all welcome

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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.

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