Please find here the CIRCL seminars for Spring 2017:
18th January 2017, at 1 pm, Dr Chris Milson, former CIRCL BA, MA and PhD student, will be speaking on Reading Funny Words: Sex, Gender and Language in Silverberg and Smyth’s ‘Sex is a Funny Word’
8th February 2017, at 1 pm, Dr Wendy O’Shea-Meddour, Department of English Literature and also a very widely-published children’s book author, will be speaking on: Battling with the Gatekeepers: Censorship and Silence within the British Children’s Publishing Industry
22th February 2017, at 1 pm, Dr Krissie West, Department of English Literature, will be speaking on The Child as Witch in Three New England Texts, looking at Cotton Mather’s The Family Well-Ordered; Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter; and Emerson’s Domestic Life.
All these seminars will be in room HUMSS 110.