Tag Archives: Archives and Texts

The Digital Life of Decorated Books

  Please join us for the next Archives & Texts seminar: Thursday 1st December, 1-2pm in Humss G25, where Dr Hazel Wilkinson (JRF, Cambridge and visiting fellow at the Bodleian) will be introducing the newly launched Fleuron https://fleuron.lib.cam.ac.uk/ With wine and … Continue reading

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Our alumna giving an Archives and Texts seminar

We are pleased to announce that Jessica Sage, a Reading English Literature alumna, will be delivering the final Archives and Texts seminar of the year. Jessica Sage (Newcastle, Seven Stories) ‘Edith Morley: Writing the Female Professor’ In 1908, at what … Continue reading

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Archives and Texts seminar on the first day of term

We are delighted that James Raven, Professor of Modern History at the University of Essex, will be joining us on the first day back of term for a seminar entitled,  ‘Compose Yourself: Pages of Laughter in Eighteenth-Century Britain and France’.  Monday … Continue reading

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All welcome to Archives and Texts seminar

We hope to see you at the next Archives & Texts seminar on Monday 7th March, 1-2.15 in Henley Business School G03. The well-known archivist Fran Baker and Dr Florence Impens from the University of Manchester will be offering ‘A … Continue reading

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Archives and Texts Seminar on Monday

The next Archives and Texts Seminar will be held on Monday 22nd February (week 7) URS 2s26, Whiteknights Campus, 1.10pm to 2.30pm Richard Bates (University of Nottingham) ‘How does one become a parenting guru? Exploring the childhood and archives of a … Continue reading

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Archives and Texts research seminar TODAY

Dr Clare Broome Saunders (Oxford) Monday 25th January (wk 3) 1.10-2.15 URS (lego building) 2s26   ‘Through many dreary volumes of archives has she waded’: Louisa Stuart Costello and the 19th Century Literary Market Louisa Stuart Costello (1799-1870) was a … Continue reading

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All welcome at next Monday’s seminar

Please join us for next Monday’s lunchtime Archives & Texts seminar where Dr Hannah Sullivan (Oxford) will be giving a paper on ‘The Art of the Carriage Return: Free Verse, lineation and the typewriter’ 1-2pm in URS 2s26 (Hannah Sullivan is Associate … Continue reading

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Archives and Texts seminar

Please join us for next Monday’s Archives & Texts seminar where Dr Kate Macdonald (Reading, Visiting Research Fellow) will be giving a paper on ‘Looking for shell-shock. Reading First World War fiction magazines’ 4-5.30pm in URS 2s26 https://www.reading.ac.uk/imagesforthemedia/reading-campus/iftm-urs.aspx ‘Looking for … Continue reading

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Archives and Texts seminars this term…

School of Literature and Languages   Archives & Texts seminars 2015-16 Monday 12th October (wk 3) 5-onwards Drinks in the SRC – all welcome!   Monday 9th November (week 7) 4-5.30 Kate McDonald (Reading) “Looking for shell-shock. Reading First World … Continue reading

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Archives and Texts Seminar

Professor Carolyn Steedman, University of Warwick, will give a paper entitled: Text or Archive? The Diaries (1800-1815) of Joseph Woolley, Framework Knitter   Monday 27th April 5.15-6.30pm, Special Collections, Museum of English Rural Life (MERL) All welcome! Co-organisers: Dr Nicola Wilson … Continue reading

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