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.
Simon Armitage at Chadâ€™s
Join award-winning poet Simon Armitage for this intimate reading in the beautiful setting of St Chad’s Chapel.
Simon Armitage is the author of numerous poetry collections, including The Unaccompanied, Paper Aeroplane: Selected Poems 1989–2014 and Zoom! He has also published fiction and non-fiction. He is Oxford Professor of Poetry and in 2017 was appointed Professor of Poetry at the University of Leeds.
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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)