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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.


Scottish Masters: Don Paterson and Kathleen Jamie

11th December 2015, 20:00 to 21:00, Palace Green Library, Don Paterson and Kathleen Jamie

A Colpitt's Poetry reading.

Don Paterson's new collection, 40 Sonnets (Faber and Faber), is shortlisted for the T.S. Eliot Prize, which he has previously won twice. Kathleen Jamie has won the Forward Prize in 2004 and the Costa Poetry Prize in 2012. Her new collection is The Bonniest Companie (Picador).

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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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