The Centre for Eighteenth Century Studies was founded in 1996 at the University of York and is based at the historic King's Manor in the heart of the city. Its staff members are drawn from the departments of Archaeology, English, History, History of Art and Philosophy. The Centre has a lively research community within which students can individually and collaboratively pursue their interests in the history, culture, politics, literature, art, and society of the period.
CECS DAY CONFERENCE
Saturday 28 June 2014
'Portraiture: Exchanges, Debates and Performances in the Long 18th Century
Registration now open
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CECS Student, Sophie Coulombeau, named BBC New Generation Thinker 2014.
Funding for MA Students
60 taught Masters scholarships worth £10,000 each to students liable to pay fees at the home rate entering in 2014.
Going to CECS for postgraduate study was one of the best decisions of my life. The superb teaching and collegial research environment stimulated, challenged and inspired me
DH, English Lecturer