Nineteenth-Century Centre

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.

Also in 'Nineteenth-Century Centre'

News

Posted 01 October 2021

Zoe Thomas wins Women's History Network's 2021 Book Prize

Dr Zoe Thomas, Senior Lecturer in the History of 19th Century Britain and the Wider World at the University of Birmingham, has won the prize for her first book Women Art Workers and the Arts and Crafts Movement.

Posted 16 November 2018

Liminality in David Copperfield

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.

More news

Events

There are no results that match your search

More forthcoming events

[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.]