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.
Reading Melville with Computers
This special seminar with will look at digital texts and approaches to reading through computation.
Christopher Ohge is Lecturer in Digital Approaches to Literature, Institute of English Studies, University of London. Christopher’s editorial credits included the third and final volume of the Autobiography of Mark Twain, a digital letters edition entitled Mark Twain: April Fool, 1884, and the forthcoming critical edition of the Innocents Abroad. For nearly a decade he has also contributed to two digital projects, Melville’s Marginalia Online and the Melville Electronic Library, for which he is co-editor of a digital manuscript-based edition of Billy Budd, Sailor.
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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)