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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.

Centre for Poetry and Poetics

'Hanging out with "Old Scratch": editing Dylan Thomas's lost notebook

9th October 2019, 17:00 to 18:00, St Chad's College Chapel, Professor John Goodby (Swansea University)

The Centre for Poetry and Poetics will be hosting Professor John Goodby (Swansea University) who will give a talk on Dylan Thomas, editing, and experimental poetics in the post-war era.

Professor Goodby is a world authority on Dylan Thomas. He is editor of the Collected Poems (2014) and author of the major critical work: The Poetry of Dylan Thomas: Under the Spelling Wall (2013).

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Research in English At Durham (READ) blog showcasing the the literary research emerging from the Department of English Studies


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