Rommi Smith- poet, playwright, performer and John Barnard Scholar at The University of Leeds - gives a lecture-as-performance set to music during her visiting Scholarship at City University New York
Three projects involving academics from across the Faculty have each received funding from the AHRC Translating Cultures and Care for the Future Innovation Awards on International Development.
The Playhouse Lab. Come and read The Merry Wives of Windsor. The play will be cast with students, staff and friends in an unrehearsed, improvised, script-in-hand performance. No experience required. Starts at 5:30 pm.
Dr Emily Rohrbach University of Manchester ‘In argosy transferr’d’: Voice and Dispossession in Keats and Radcliffe Starts at 5:30 pm.
Postcolonial literatures, diasporic and transcultural writing, representations of adoption, theories of postcolonialism and transculturation, postwar and contemporary British fiction
Gillian talks about her time at Leeds including her involvement in the English Society and writing for the Leeds Student newspaper.