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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.

Children's Literature, Intertextuality and Gender

6th February 2018, 16:00 to 17:00, Williams Library, St Chad's College, Jade Dillon

The first of a series of three public lectures looking at children's literature.

The speaker, Jade Dillon, is a doctoral researcher in the Department of English Language and Literature at Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick. Her research interests are in Victorian and modern children's literature, psychoanalysis, cinema, and gender theory.

Other lectures in the series include Young Adult Fiction and the Male Gaze on 7th February and Fairy Tales and Feminist Rewritings on 8th February.

This series of lectures is co-organised by the Department of English Studies and St Chad's College.

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