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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.

Chaucerisme: Elizabethan Writers and the Invention of Tradition’

17th January 2019, 17:30 to 19:00, CLC203 (Ken Wade lecture theatre, Calman Learning Centre), Professor Paul Strohm (University of Columbia)

The next seminar in the Mothertongues - Gender, Ideology and the Vernacular Languages in Medieval Culture series.

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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.

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