Category Archives: Ashmolean

‘Reading Images’ workshop series at the Ashmolean Museum

This term the Ashmolean University Engagement Programme will be running a workshop series with speakers from various departments who will discuss their research in relation to an object within the museum collection. In each of the fortnightly workshops, speakers will … Continue reading

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Call for Speakers: Reading Images Hilary Term 2016

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Reading Images Seminar Series

CANCELLED – Reading Blake’s Baptism(s) – Naomi Billingsley (PhD Religions and Theology, University of Manchester) Tuesday 1 December (Week 8), 14:00-15:00, New Douce Room, Ashmolean Museum Our final seminar will be taken by Naomi Billingsley who will discuss Blake’s watercolour, The Baptism of … Continue reading

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Reading Images Seminar Series

Pick-Pockets and Pocket-Books: Representations of privacy and propriety in eighteenth-century Britain – Hazel Tubman (DPhil History, University of Oxford) Tuesday 17 November (Week 6), 12:45-13:45, New Douce Room, Ashmolean Museum N.B. Change in time. Pocket books were carried by both men … Continue reading

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Reading Images Seminar Series

The Sublime Meets the Grotesque: Caleb Williams and Frankenstein – Lesley Thulin (Mst English Literature, University of Oxford) Tuesday 3 November (Week 4), 14:00-15:00, New Douce Room, Ashmolean Museum See here from further information on the workshop programme or contact emily.knight@trinity.ox.ac.uk. We look forward … Continue reading

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RECSOcial: Welcome Drinks @ Worcester College, Thursday 22 Oct, 8 pm

RECSOnians old and new are warmly invited to our first RECSOcial event of the academic year! Join us this Thursday 22 October (Week 2) for welcome drinks in Worcester College’s atmospheric Cellar Bar (on Walton Street). Meet at 8 pm at … Continue reading

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Reading Images Seminar Series

Off-Stage Rules: Sarah Siddons and Satire – Anna Senkiw (DPhil Candidate English, University of Oxford) Tuesday 20 October (Week 2), 14:00-15:00, New Douce Room, Ashmolean Museum For our first seminar in the Reading Images series this term, Anna Senkiw will be discussing … Continue reading

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RECSO Seminar Series: ‘Reading Images’

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