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York International Shakespeare Festival 2019

Posted on Wednesday 8 May 2019

The third York International Shakespeare Festival will run from 11th to 20th May 2019, bringing together actors, artists, authors and academics to celebrate Shakespeare and his works.

English at York ranked 5th in the Complete University Guide

Posted on Friday 3 May 2019

We are delighted to have the Department of English and Related Literature's Top 10 position amply confirmed, with a rise of 3 places from last year.

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Thomas Browne and the mystery of numbers

The Annual Distinguished Patrides Lecture with speaker Jessica Wolfe (University of North Carolina)


Thinking with Mysticism (from medieval to early modern)

This day-symposium will explore how the mystical, the prophetic, enthusiastic or the apophatic were deployed, to political, scientific or artistic purposes.

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