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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.

Dickens's Nightwalking

19th November 2014, 17:30 to 18:30, Seminar Room, Hallgarth House, Dr Matthew Beaumont (UCL)

An Inventions of the Text seminar.

An account of Dickens's obsessive, compulsive perambulations in the London streets at night, and the ideas of social and spiritual vagrancy he explores in his writings.

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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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