Genders and the textual object

Learning Centre UG05
Monday 8 May 2017 (10:00-17:00)

Please confirm your attendance to Valerie Rumbold at

The Centre for Literary Editing and the Materiality of the Text is holding its Summer symposium on Monday 8 May 2017.

Venue: Learning Centre, Room UG05


10:00 - Tea and Coffee


  • Deborah Longworth, ‘Dorothy Richardson Editions Project: Female Impressionism and the Text’
  • Oliver Herford, ‘The Genders of Authorship in Henry James's New York Edition Prefaces (1907-09)’
  • John Fagg, ‘Marks, Matter, Magazines: Women’s Bodies and Commercial Art around 1900’

12:00 - Katie Garner (University of St Andrews), ‘Arthur in the Annuals: Gift Books and the Feminizing of Myth’

13:00 - Lunch


  • Emily Wingfield, ‘Margaret Tudor and Her Books’
  • Elizabeth L’Estrange, ‘Anne de Graville: Her Books and Her Writings’

15:00 - Tea


  • Louise Curran, ‘Doubtful Forms: Mary Jones's Miscellanies in Verse and Prose (1750)’
  • Rebecca Mitchell, ‘Herbert Horne and His Typography and Book Design’

16:30 - Closing remarks

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