We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Otherwise, we'll assume you're OK to continue.

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.

Material Language in the Middle Ages: How Early Modern Printers presented Middle English

5th February 2020, 17:00 to 18:30, Elvet Riverside 149, Professor Tim Machan (Notre Dame)

Part of the Mothertongues Seminar Series.

This illustrated talk will mainly focus on the ways in which Old and Middle English were represented in print into the nineteenth century, and what exactly Old English and Middle English were, in perceptual terms.

Contact for more information about this event.


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.

Follow English Studies on Social Media

Research English At Durham Facebook Twitter Mixcloud

Next Event