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The Eighteenth-Century and Romantic Research Seminar

A reading group, focussing on extracts from: John Aikin, On The Application of Natural History to Poetry (1777) (A copy of the reading will be circulated by email prior to the seminar) Starts at 5:30 pm.

Medieval and Early Modern Research Seminar

A talk by John Gallagher (University of Leeds) ‘A Conversable Knowledge: Learning Languages in Early Modern England’ All welcome! Starts at 5:15 pm.

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Tony Crowley

The politics of language, specifically the way in which language constructs, and is constructed by, forms of social power; the interrelations between language and history in Britain and Ireland.

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Naomi Adams

Naomi completed her MA in 2014. Although she toyed with the idea of doing a PhD for a long time she has decided to return to academia later and is pursuing a career in PR that puts her MA to use.