The Nineteenth-Century Centre at the University of Birmingham provides a collaborative network for scholars working across traditional disciplinary, national, and temporal boundaries. We host regular events of interest to our members and mobilise the rich resources of the local area to support both research and teaching.
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The Art Newspaper reviews the latest book by Professor John Holmes
In this guest post, Sophie Phelps explores 'liminal' Dickensian characters who are not quite children and not quite adults, as she shows with a case study of David Copperfield's "child-wife" Dora.
John Holmes writes for the latest edition of Nature.
Eight leading universities in the Midlands are joining together to train the next generation of highly-skilled arts and humanities researchers, thanks to funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).
[Image above: The Death of Chatterton by Henry Wallis (1855-56), oil on canvas, 254x174mm, Birmingham Museums Trust, Birmingham. For more information, visit Birmingham Museum Trust’s collection website.]