Read about our Spring Seminar Series 2015, featuring a fascinating range of papers and topics.
The Victorian Studies Centre welcomes writer and radio presenter Matthew Sweet, who will give our annual lecture for 2014 on ‘The Victorian World: Prison to Playground’.
The Victorian Studies Centre is pleased to announce the programme for this year’s Spring Seminar Series, beginning on 12th February.
The annual Victorian Studies lecture this year will be given by Prof. Kathryn Hughes (University of East Anglia) with a lecture entitled ‘Biography and Body Parts: The Mysterious Case of George Eliot’s Right Hand’. Click here for more details.
The Victorian Studies Centre will host a special seminar with guest speaker Saswati Halder of Jadavpur University, who will be speaking about ‘The Wilderness of Green Space: George Eliot’s Adam Bede and The Mill on the Floss’.
Victorian Studies Centre PhD graduate Dr. Anjna Chouhan provides one of this year’s doctoral inaugural lectures, on the subject of Shakespeare and Victorian Anti-Catholicism.
The Victorian Studies Centre is pleased to host a book launch and public lecture by Prof. Robert O’Kell to mark the release of his monograph ‘Disraeli: The Romance of Politics’.
The Victorian Studies Centre is delighted to announce the programme for our upcoming annual Victorian Studies Spring Seminar series, featuring papers on Victorian India, Socialism in the nineteenth century, and Oscar Wilde.
Read a report of our recent annual Victorian Studies lecture, delivered by Prof. Peter Mandler (University of Cambridge) on ‘The “Creative Destruction” of the Victorian City’.