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.
Converging Worlds: Cultural Exchanges in Literature and the Written Word
The Keynote Speech will be given by Dr Michael Huxtable.
Dr Laura Chuhan Campbell Deconstructing Arthurian Society: Alternative Cultural Dimensions in the Florentine Story of Merlin
Alice Stamataki Phlorios and Platzia-Phlora: Identity through Clothing in Medieval Greek Romance
Sherihan Al-Akhras Satan as the First Rebel: The Demonic as a Form of Political Resistance in Milton's Paradise Lost and Tawfiq Al-Hakim's ‘The Martyr’
Anum Dada ‘For his loue wold y take; cristendom al so blyue’: Conversion in Middle English Romance as a Window to Eastern Cultural Interaction
Koren Kuntz Through the Looking-Glass: Towards ‘Cultural’ Exchange in Medieval Dream Spaces
Hannah Piercy A Woman’s Touch: Female Identity and Cultural Contact in Medieval Romance
Anyone is welcome to attend the conference. Registration is free of cost; however, please email the organisers, Alice Stamataki (email@example.com) or Anum Dada (firstname.lastname@example.org), to register for the conference.
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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.
- 20th January 2021
- Sensory Experiments in Nineteenth-Century Literature
- Online (Zoom)
- Dr Erica Fretwell (University of Albany) and Dr Shannon Draucker (Siena College)