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Erin Sullivan made a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Association

Erin Sullivan made a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Association
Description
The fellowship recognizes her contributions to distance learning at the Shakespeare Institute and to her commitment to student-focused pedagogy in both the traditional, on-site classroom and the online one.
Date:
16/04/2018

'Spring People': an evening of poetry exploring queerness through the spoken word

Description
Event report for Monday 19th March.
Date:
23/03/2018

#YouToo, Helena?: All's Well That Ends Well and Sexual Consent

#YouToo, Helena?: All's Well That Ends Well and Sexual Consent
Description
There are many questions inspired by Shakespeare's problem play of dubious decision-making, All's Well That End's Well, but foremost among them must be, "What the hell, Helena?". Kelsey Ridge explores Helena's darker, aggressive side to her relationship with Bertram.
Date:
27/02/2018

Call for papers: Reading YA Fiction

Description
The Reading YA Fiction Symposium will take place on 24 May 2018 at Westmere House, University of Birmingham.
Date:
23/02/2018

Waterhouse and the Nymphs

Waterhouse and the Nymphs
Description
Professor John Holmes writes for the Birmingham Perspective on the recent controversy surrounding the painting 'Hylas and the Nymphs' at Manchester Art Gallery.
Date:
23/02/2018

Discovering Literature: Medieval online resource

Discovering Literature: Medieval online resource
Description
The British Library launches their Discovering Literature: Medieval online resource, which provides free access to major medieval manuscripts from the 5th-15th centuries.
Date:
06/02/2018

CCLC hosts the Contemporary Studies Network reading group

CCLC hosts the Contemporary Studies Network reading group
Description
On 24th January the CCLC hosted the Contemporary Studies Network reading group led by Nadhia Grewal of Goldsmith's University.
Date:
05/02/2018

Call for papers: Alexander Pope: Text, Book, Work – 27 June 2018

Call for papers: Alexander Pope: Text, Book, Work – 27 June 2018
Description
A one-day symposium to be held at the University of Birmingham. Discussion will address the range of Pope's diverse writings and consider possible modes of future readin
Date:
22/12/2017

Professor Helen Abbott - Baudelaire in Song 1880-1930

Professor Helen Abbott - Baudelaire in Song 1880-1930
Description
Oxford University Press has published a new book by Professor Helen Abbott, Department of Modern Languages - Baudelaire in Song 1880-1930.
Date:
12/12/2017

Lecturers in Early Modern Literature secure £5,000 grant

Lecturers in Early Modern Literature secure £5,000 grant
Description
The grant will fund the project which is being organised in association with the University's 'Centre for Reformation and Early Modern Studies' and its 'MOSAIC Centre for Research on Multilingualism'.
Date:
12/12/2017
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