IES Appoints New Chair of Advisory Council

Friday 26 September 2014
The Institute is pleased to announce the appointment of the new Chair of its Advisory Council. Professor Dinah Birch, FEA is Professor of English at the University of Liverpool and a leading authority on Victorian literature.  She is the author of Our Victorian Education (2008) and general editor of The Oxford Companion to English Literature (2009), as well as the editor of works by John Ruskin, Elizabeth Gaskell, George Eliot and Anthony Trollope.

Johns Hopkins University Press Announces Launch of The Complete Prose of T.S. Eliot

Friday 26 September 2014
The Johns Hopkins University Press--in celebration of T.S. Eliot's birthday (26 September) announces the launch of The Complete Prose of T. S. Eliot . This multi-volume edition--the first two volumes of which are finished--comes out of the AHRC-funded ' T.S. Eliot Editorial Project ' based at the Institute of English Studies (2009-2012). Senior Research Fellow Ronald Schuchard is the general editor of the Prose and is co-editor of the first two volumes.

T.S. Eliot Summer Excursions Open for Booking

Monday 12 May 2014
Little Gidding & Burnt Norton Two summer excusions to T.S. Eliot-related sites are open for booking to Friends and Members of the Institute of English Studies, and other interested parties. The day-long trips to Little Gidding (6 July) and Burnt Norton (12 July) include coach travel travel, lunch, and a programme on the grounds. The cost of the excursions is £65/day. To find out more, see the link below: