The Institute of English Studies runs an active programme of lectures, seminars, conferences, symposia, reading groups and summer schools. Unless otherwise stated, events are free and open to the public. Use the calendar below to view upcoming events and to register for conferences and lectures.

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(HOBAR) Open University History of Books and Reading Seminar
(HOBAR) Open University History of Books and Reading Seminar

‘“Don’t know what upset Sylvia”: Book Club Judges, Editing and Censorship’

Book History and Bibliography Research Seminar
Seminar
26/03/2018
Room 243 (Senate House)
Contemporary Innovative Poetry Research Seminar
Contemporary Innovative Poetry Research Seminar

Dr Laurie Duggan (Kent): 'Australian Poetry of the 1970s'

Contemporary Innovative Poetry Research Seminar
Seminar
28/03/2018
Room 243 (Senate House)
London Beckett Seminar
London Beckett Seminar

Dr Sam Slote (Trinity College Dublin), "Beckett – Artaud – Namelessness in More than One Language"

The London Beckett Seminar
Seminar
06/04/2018
Room 243 (Senate House)
Charles Peake Ulysses Seminar
Charles Peake Ulysses Seminar
The Charles Peake Ulysses Seminar
Seminar
06/04/2018
Room 246 (Senate House)
EMPHASIS (Early Modern Philosophy and the Scientific Imagination Seminar)
EMPHASIS (Early Modern Philosophy and the Scientific Imagination Seminar)

Hannah Murphy: “Imagining Perspective in Reformation Nuremberg.”

EMPHASIS
Seminar
07/04/2018
Room 246 (Senate House)
(HOBAR) Open University History of Books and Reading Seminar
(HOBAR) Open University History of Books and Reading Seminar

‘Penguin Parade! Penguin Books and the Venture into Periodical Publishing’

Book History and Bibliography Research Seminar
Seminar
09/04/2018
Room 243 (Senate House)
Printing Colour 1700–1830 Conference
Printing Colour 1700–1830 Conference

Discoveries, Rediscoveries and Innovations in the Long Eighteenth Century

Conference / Symposium
10/04/2018
The Macmillan Hall (Senate House)
Literary London Reading Group
Literary London Reading Group
Literary London Reading Group
Seminar
10/04/2018
Room 243 (Senate House)
Ezra Pound Cantos Reading Group
Ezra Pound Cantos Reading Group
Ezra Pound Cantos Reading Group
Seminar
11/04/2018
Room 243 (Senate House)
Virginia Woolf Society Conference and AGM
Virginia Woolf Society Conference and AGM

Virginia Woolf and her relatives

Conference / Symposium
14/04/2018
Room 349 (Senate House)

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