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Ríona Nic Congáil edits Irish language children's classic

Posted on Thursday 26 January 2017

Almost 100 years after its original publication, Ríona Nic Congáil, Elevate Marie Curie International Fellow in the Department of English and Related Literature, has edited this Irish language children's classic, 'Jimín Mháire Thaidhg' by An Seabhac, now published for the first time in an unabridged and illustrated edition.


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Beckett Summer School - postgraduate award announced

Posted on Tuesday 24 January 2017

The Department of English and Related Literature is offering a postgraduate award for MA and PhD students studying in the Department who are interested in the works of Samuel Beckett.


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John Bowen's book named one of five best books on Dickens

Posted on Friday 20 January 2017

John Bowen's book 'Palgrave Advances in Charles Dickens Studies' has been named as one of the five best books on Dickens


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York graduate wins Café Writers prize

Posted on Friday 6 January 2017

Emily Willis, who graduated from the Deptartment of English and Related Literature in summer 2016, has been awarded the 2016 Café Writers Open Poetry Competition Norfolk Prize.



Forthcoming events

Tue
25
Apr

Medieval Psalters as Witnesses to Liturgical Song: The Iberian Case

A Centre for Medieval Studies lecture with speaker Dr Emma Hornby (University of Bristol).

Tue
2
May

The Pink Suit

Modern School Research Seminar with speaker Professor Stella Bruzzi (Film and Television, Warwick).

Wed
10
May

On Death Work

The third in a series of three seminars this year by Visiting Professor Adam Phillips, Writer and Psychoanalyst.

Wed
10
May

Narrative in Question Seminar 5

Roger Marsh (Music): 'Poor Yorick - singing Laurence Sterne.' Peter Lamarque (Philosophy): 'Transparent and opaque modes of reading narrative.'

Wed
10
May

On Inattention

This is the third of three lectures this year by Visiting Professor Adam Phillips, Writer and Psychoanalyst.

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