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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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Archives and Texts: Vivien Leigh

The next Archives and texts seminar is taking place on Monday 9th February over lunchtime – please feel free to bring lunch with you. Hope to see you there! Monday 9th February (wk 5), 1.00-2.15, Henley Business School, G03 Vivien … Continue reading

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Archives and Texts Seminar

Dr Daniel Starza Smith (Oxford) ‘The Curious History of the Conway papers’ <https://archivesandtexts.wordpress.com/2015/01/22/dr-daniel-starza-smith-oxford-the-curious-history-of-the-conway-papers/> by slheywood<https://archivesandtexts.wordpress.com/author/slheywood/> The Conway Papers were amassed between 1550 and 1700 by a family of statesman, soldiers, authors and collectors, including two secretaries of state – but … Continue reading

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Archives and Texts Seminar

We are delighted to present the first talk in the Archives and Texts seminar, which will be held in Special Collections  at the Museum of English Rural Life:  Monday 27th October (wk 5) 5-6pm, MERL Dr Innes M. Keighren (Geography, … Continue reading

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Archives and Texts seminar

Professor Daniel Göske and Christian Weiß (Universität Kassel) will be talking about ‘Inside Narratives: What Archives Tell Us about the Making of World Literature in the 1920s and 1930s’ Marketing international modernism in the 1920s and 1930s was a complex business, not … Continue reading

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Archives and Texts seminar

  Dr Ruth Bush (University of Westminster) Editorial craft and francophone African literature  Monday 10th March 5pm Humss 127 Refreshments provided. All welcome! Co-organisers : Dr Nicola Wilson (English), Dr Sophie Heywood and Dr Alison Martin (Modern Languages) http://archivesandtexts.wordpress.com/  

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Archives and Texts

Monday 24th February (wk 7) Dr Lucy Pearson (University of Newcastle) ‘We met at a party’: Professional children’s publishing and the ‘lady editor’ 5pm in Humss Room 127, Whiteknights Campus All welcome! http://archivesandtexts.wordpress.com/

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Archives and Texts event today

Professor Alexis Weedon, Head of Journalism (University of Bedfordshire) & UNESCO Chair holder, New Media Forms of the Book and Professor Bob Owens (English Literature, University of Bedfordshire) will be talking on ‘Researching the Publishing History of The Pilgrim’s Progress’ at 5pm today in … Continue reading

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Archives and Texts Seminar Series

Dr Nicola Wilson (English), Dr Sophie Heywood and Dr Alison Martin (Modern Languages) write: We are delighted to announce this term’s programme for Archives & Texts. Please do come along. We have some excellent external speakers lined up and it … Continue reading

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Archives and Texts

The second talk in the Archives and Texts Seminar series will be on Monday, 4th November: ‘Exploring Black British Women’s Theatre’, by Dr Nicola Abram, University of Reading (English) *6pm in Humss Room 301* (Note the later time) This talk … Continue reading

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