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News

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A Top 10 Department

Posted on Thursday 5 October 2017

Department rises to joint 7th in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide.


Man Booker Prize 2017

Posted on Wednesday 13 September 2017

Congratulations to PhD student Fiona Mozley, whose debut novel 'Elmet' has now been shortlisted for the 2017 Man Booker Prize.


Remembering the Reformation

Posted on Wednesday 13 September 2017

York and Cambridge AHRC-funded research project produces major digital exhibition for 500th anniversary of the Reformation.


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Emilie Morin uncovers Beckett's Political Imagination in new book

Posted on Tuesday 12 September 2017

Dr Emilie Morin, of the Department of English and Related Literature, sheds new light on acclaimed writer Samuel Beckett's interest in the political events of his time.


Forthcoming events

Mon
23
Oct

Poetry Reading: Henri Cole

Please join us for this special poetry event, with celebrated US poet Henri Cole. A Writers at York event.

Tue
24
Oct

The Reform Debates of 1830-32: A 'Four Nations' Approach

CECS Postgraduate Forum event with speaker James Smith (University of York).

Wed
25
Oct

Women's Work: Allusion and Education in Mid-Twentieth Century Fiction

Modern School Research Seminar with speaker Dr Claire Jarvis (Stanford University).

Sat
28
Oct

Contested Inheritances, 1750-1830

A one-day conference hosted by the Centre for Eighteenth-Century Studies.

Tue
31
Oct

The Death of the Artist: Memento Mori in Mary Hamilton's Munster Village (1778) & Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1818)

CECS Postgraduate Forum event with speaker Hannah Moss (University of Sheffield).

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