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ECLS Research seminar

We run a series of seminars intended to provide a forum for discussion of literary research projects underway both within and outside of the department. The programme timetable and schedule changes annually.

The programme for 2018–2019 will appear here at the start of the academic year. Our Research Seminar convenor is Dr Jonathan Schroeder.

Wed, Oct 31, '18
Merve Emre Graduate Student Workshop

Merve Emre is associate professor of English at the University of Oxford. On 31st October, she will be holding a workshop with graduate students on the topic of writing for academic and non-academic audiences.

Merve Emre Public Lecture, "Readers as Caregivers: On Reading for Empathy"

Professor Merve Emre, associate professor of English at Oxford, has recently published What's Your Type: The Strange History of Myers-Briggs and the Birth of Personality Testing (Harper Collins, 2018). She is also the author of Paraliterary: The Making of Bad Readers in America (University of Chicago Press, 2017) and numerous essays in top scholarly and public intellectual journals.

Wed, Nov 21, '18
Research Seminar: David Vann presents his new Beowulf translation