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Tuesday 3 March 2015

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17:30 History of Libraries Research Seminar
Dr. Matthew Sangster (University of Birmingham): `Copyright Literature in St Andrews University Library’. During the eighteenth ce...

Wednesday 4 March 2015

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10:00 Forensic Shakespeare
Organised by the Schools of Law and History at Queen Mary University of London, the Instituteof Advanced Legal Studies and the Institute ...
Professor Eric Heinze, Queen Mary University of London (Chair) Professor Peter Mack, University of Warwick Professor Cathy Shrank, Univ...
18:00 Contemporary Innovative Poetry Research Seminar
Pass the mint sauce: J. H Prynne's High Pink on Chrome & other Post-Pastorals
Daniel Eltringham (Birkbeck, University of London) 
18:00 Theory Now
The Molecularization of Sexuality
Group-led discussion

Friday 6 March 2015

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18:00 The Charles Peake Ulysses Seminar
Reading: Chapter 7, 'Aeolus', picking up at line 291: "SAD"

Saturday 7 March 2015

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11:00 Modernism Seminar
Afromodernism Rachel Farebrother (Swansea): Education and Miseducation in the Harlem Renaissance Fionnghuala Sweeney: title tbc
14:00 EMPHASIS (Early Modern Philosophy and the Scientific Imagination)
'Atlantis, Druids, and Megaliths: Making Sense of the Ancient Landscape in Early Modern Europe' Kelsey Jackson Williams (University of S...

Tuesday 10 March 2015

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16:30 History of Libraries Research Seminar
Dr Sheza Moledina (Bibliothèque Municipale de Lyon): `Libraries “in exile”: the case of the library of the Jesuit semi...
17:30 Contemporary Cultures of Writing Seminar
Style and Personality  Georges-Louis Leclerc famously said “Le style c’est l’homme même” (the style i...
Adam Thirlwell and Zachary Leader
18:00 Book Collecting Seminar
Collecting Association Copies 
 Christopher Edwards

Wednesday 11 March 2015

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14:15 London Anglo-Saxon Symposium 2015
The London Anglo-Saxon Symposium (LASS) aims to provide a forum for the multidisciplinary discussion of Anglo-Saxon topics in a relaxed a...
18:30 Roman Jakobson: Poetry of Self, City, Sign and Form 2015
Beyond Binary Oppositions: The Logic of Three in Contemporary British Women’s London Poetry  This seminar aims to challenge s...
Dr Elena Nistor Elena Nistor is a graduate of the English Department, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literatures, University of Buchar...

Thursday 12 March 2015

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18:00 Media History Seminar
Transmediation and the Cinematic Reframe
Professor Garrett Stewart (Leverhulme Visiting Professor at QMUL)
18:00 London Screenwriting Seminar
International Encyclopaedia of Women Screenwriters 
Jill Nelmes (University of East London ) 
18:30 Postgraduate Feminist Reading Group
Sex or the Unbearable (2013) Chapter 1  and 'The Antisocial Thesis in Queer Theory', PMLA 121.3 (May, 2006)
Lauren Berlant and Lee Edelman
18:30 London Theatre Seminar
TBA
Postgraduate panel: David Roberts (The Bartlett, UCL) and Lynne McCarthy (Queen Mary, University of London)

Friday 13 March 2015

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09:00 New Generation to Next Generation 2014: Three Decades of British and Irish Poetry
This two-day conference, organized by the Institute of English Studies and Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre, will address the three initiativ...
18:00 Ezra Pound Cantos Reading Group
Canto 81
Mick Sheldon (School of Advanced Study and Queen Mary) 
18:00 John Coffin Memorial Reading: a roundtable panel with three New and Next Generation Poets
This free public event is a conversation/public reading featuring 3 leading New/Next Generation poets (a major poetry promotion, run by t...

Monday 16 March 2015

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17:15 London Shakespeare Seminar
Stanza forms in Shakespeare's narrative poems and the complaint genre 
Sarah Ross Elizabeth Scott-Baumann