Research Seminars 2016-17

Wednesday Lunchtimes, 1 – 2pm
Seminars usually take place in Fincham 001

All welcome!

These weekly seminars are an important opportunity for research groups, individual staff and postgraduate students to share their current work, develop research conversations in their area of interest, enhance collaboration and promote interdisciplinary research.

Current Term - Spring 2016-17

Wed 18 Jan

Mary Shannon, 'From Wellington Street to Newman Street: Or, what
can cultural geography bring to print culture studies?'
Chair: Susan Matthews Fi001

Wed 25 Jan

 Kevin McCarron, 'High Noon in the Rehab Clinic'
Chair: Clare McManus Fi001

Wed 1 Feb

 Andy Kesson, Callan Davies et. al.: 'Before Shakespeare: reporting on a project partway through' DU102

Wed 8 Feb

Mark Knight (Lancaster): Religion and Literature research group:
"Oscar Wilde and the Liturgy of Reading"
Chair: Laura Peters DU102

Wed 13 Feb

 Reading week

Wed 22 Feb

 Research group / centre meetings (rooms to be announced)

Wed 1 Mar

Prof. Maggie Kilgour (McGill University)
Title to be confirmed
Chair: Jane Kingsley-Smith Fi001

Wed 8 Mar

 Romantics Centre presentation Fi001

Wed 15 Mar      

Upgrade panel: Denise Saul, RU Poetry Centre (title tbc). Fi001


Wed 22 Mar

Zachary Leader, '"Watch Your Back": Saul Bellow, Murder, and The Dean's December.'
Chair: tba Fi001

Wed 29 Mar

Susan Matthews: 'Reading Austen in Calcutta'
Chair: Mary Shannon DU102

Please contact Clare McManus for further details: c.mcmanus@roehampton.ac.uk


    English and Creative Writing seminars


Upgrade panel: Denise Saul, RU Poetry Centre (title tbc). Fi001