Events in English Literature

People and Pages: a showcase of local and regional poets

People and Pages: a showcase of local and regional poets
Date
18/10/2017
Description
Putting into action Frank O'Hara's suggestion that poetry should be between people, not pages, this evening's event is a celebration of the spontaneity of the spoken voice and the power of performance.

Reading Communities: Connecting the Past and the Present

Date
06/11/2017
Description
Seminar from the Centre for Contemporary Literature and Culture.

Queer & Now: A Reading Group

Date
15/11/2017
Description
Curated by Angus Brown.

A Rope of Words: Sunset Boulevard, the talkies and the Hollywood machine

A Rope of Words: Sunset Boulevard, the talkies and the Hollywood machine
Date
15/11/2017
Description
Dr Rona Cran delivering a talk at Birmingham Hippodrome.

Mid-century African American reading practices

Mid-century African American reading practices
Date
20/11/2017
Description
Dr Kristin Matthews (Brigham Young University) delivers a talk, followed by a Q&A.

Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students

Shakespeare Institute open afternoon for prospective students
Date
23/11/2017
Description
Open afternoon for prospective students.

B-Film Book Launch, Guest Lecture and Film Screening

B-Film Book Launch, Guest Lecture and Film Screening
Date
23/11/2017
Description
Launch event for the Routledge Companion to World Cinema and Middlebrow Cinema, followed by a guest lecture by Professor Sally Faulkner and a screening of Pedro Almodóvar's All About My Mother.

British Muslim writing and the state

Date
27/11/2017
Description
Professor Peter Morey (Birmingham), Dr Asha Rogers (Birmingham) and Dr Rehana Ahmed (QMUL)
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