Centre for Modern Studies

The Berrick Saul Building, home to the Centre for Modern Studies

Postgraduate study

We are now taking applications for our exciting interdisciplinary MA in Culture and Thought after 1945

Funding opportunities

Open days

Arts and Humanities Postgraduate Virtual Open Day 7 February 2017

Interested in the MA in Culture and Thought after 1945?  Chat to us online at the Virtual Open Day on 7 February, or in person at the Masters Taster Day on 1 March

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The facilities available within the Centre for Modern Studies are unrivalled and I feel privileged to be part of such a thriving academic community

Emelia, MA in Culture and Thought after 1945 

Research strands

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News

Funding of £1000 available for interdisciplinary international conference

£1000 is available to support a large, interdisciplinary and international conference to be held at York during the academic year 2016-2017.  Apply by 27 January 2017. 

Events

Mon
30
Jan

Tracking Poetic Performance from Homer to Shakespeare

David Attridge (English and Related Literature). Talk hosted by the Poetry and Poetics reading group.

Tue
31
Jan

Nothing - A User's Manual

A follow-up to the Nothing research strand

Tue
31
Jan

Reparative Reading at 21: informal reading group 1

First of two preparatory reading groups in advance of the Reparative Reading at 21 symposium on 14 February.

Tue
7
Feb

Reparative Reading at 21: informal reading group 2

Second of two preparatory reading groups in advance of the Reparative Reading at 21 symposium on 14 February.

Tue
14
Feb

Reparative Reading at 21

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick Memorial Symposium