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Long 18th Century Reading Group

 

The Long Eighteenth Century reading group meets once a term to discuss all types of literature from fiction, poetry, scientific and medical journals, to memoirs/life writing, pamphlets, magazines and newspaper articles. 

 

The next meeting will be in week 6, term 1, Wednesday 10th November, 5.30pm in Seminar Room 3 of the Wolfson Research Exchange in the library:


We will be reading Matthew Gregory Lewis’ The Monk and discussing the Gothic genre.      


In term two we will be reading  Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure by John Cleland and discussing eighteenth-century pornography.

In term three we will be discussing representations of the supernatural (reading to be confirmed). 



Interested in joining our mailing list?  Please contact me at: F.M.Scott@warwick.ac.uk

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