New Release: Restoration to Reform Seminars

The historic Restoration to Reform, 1660-1832, seminar is back:

Dorfman Room, St. Peter’s College
Mondays (weeks 2, 4, 6 and 8 at 5.15 pm)

2nd week, 20th October
Dr Tim Parnell, Goldsmith’s University:  ‘Sterne and mid-century fiction: the “vast empire of biographical freebooters”, and the “crying volume”’

4th week, 3rd November
Dr Katarina Stenke, Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge: ‘The Well-dissembed Mourner: Lightning’s (Dis)course in the Still Lives of Thomson’s “Celadon and Amelia”’

6th week, 17th November
Professor Jack Lynch, Rutgers University: ‘Shakespeare Forger and Cretan Liar: Puzzling over William Henry Ireland’

8th week, 1st December
Dr Steven Parissien, Compton Verney Gallery: ‘Compton Verney in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century’, followed by an informal workshop on women readers and domestic book collections.

All are welcome. Drinks are served following the seminar.

Convenors: Dr Ros Ballaster (Mansfield), Dr Christine Gerrard (LMH), Dr Freya Johnston (St Anne’s), Dr Kathryn Murphy (Oriel College), Dr Nicole Pohl (Brookes University) Dr Abigail Williams (St Peter’s).
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