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Poetic Hauntings: A Cross-Historical English Poetry Symposium

University of Birmingham, Arts Building, Constance Naden Room 103
Wednesday 28th April 2010 (14:00-18:00)
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Contact: Dr Marion Thain


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Poetic Hauntings: A Cross-Historical English Poetry Symposium

This annual symposium is held by the 'English Poetry Research Group' and will include presentations of:

Auden's sonnet 'To E.M. Forster' : the Inner Life and Outer Circumstance'
'A Minute to Midnight: Marlowe, Faustus, and the Bible'
'Lullay my fader lullay my brother myn owyn dyre sone lullay' : The Virgin Mary's Lullaby
'Ah the singing, ah the delight, the passion' : Swinburne and the Sapphic Ghost(s)'
'The Song of the Willi' : Mathilde Blind
The Descent of Man : Charles Darwin
'The Graveyard Slot: Meditations on the Tomb of Ralph. Lord Cromwell.

Cost: Free to staff and postgraduates

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