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Department of English Studies

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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.

Henry VIII in York: pilgrimage, plots and penitence

16th March 2017, 18:30 to 19:30, York Explore, Library Square, Diana Wyatt

Diana Wyatt, of the Records of Early English Drama North East project, will give a talk at the York Explore library about the historical background to Henry VIII's only visit to York. This forms part of The York Shakespeare Project revival of Henry VIII, by William Shakespeare and John Fletcher, at the King's Manor, Exhibition Square, York, from Thursday 30 March to Saturday 1 April.

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