Public lecture by Professor Graeme Gooday, asking why scientists began to write autobiographies in the early twentieth century.
The Moveable Feast is a new programme of cross-disciplinary lunchtime talks organised by the LHRI in association with the Cultural Institute.
Dr Ildiko Csengei (University of Huddersfield), ‘Waterloo and the Emotions of War in Byron’s Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage’. Starts at 5:30 pm.
Professor David Crystal will be a guest of the School of English on Monday 9 March, delivering a talk on the relationship between the study of language and the study of literature. Starts at 5:15 pm.
Modern Literature Reading Ireland: Contemporary Irish Writing Contemporary Literature D. H. Lawrence: Reactionary or Radical Ecocriticism and its Environments (MA) Modern to Contemporary (MA)
I am examining Victorian authors' use of Egyptian motifs as a means of exploring and developing views on the afterlife in reaction to traditional Christian theology.