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Bloomsday Celebrations: James Joyce Talk

The Irish World Heritage Centre, Manchester was delighted to host Georgina Binnie's talk entitled: 'I am getting on swimming in the photo business now’: James Joyce, Ulysses and the ‘Photo girl’.

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Talk by Kyla Wazana Tompkins

Former food writer and restaurant critic, Professor Kyla Tompkins, is a scholar of 19th-century U.S. literature and an award winning author. Talk: On the Gelatinous: Food, Blackness, Resistance. Starts at 1:00 pm.

English Teachers’ Conference

A conference to inspire teachers, focus on current issues in secondary classrooms, and explore how we can raise awareness of the breadth and variety of English as an academic discipline. Starts at 9:30 am.

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Staff profile

Robert W Jones

My work examines the inter-relationship between literature and politics in the long eighteenth-century. I have particular interests in the theatrical and political career of Richard Brinsley Sheridan.

Student profile

Ria Angelica Scott

Postgraduate international student Ria shares her experiences of moving to Leeds and how the facilities and activities on campus have helped her gain more independence.