Department: Faculty of English Language and Literature
Talks:

Tuesday 28 May 2024 (6th Week, Trinity Term)

Patience, the Middle English Physiologus, and the deep sea of experience
Date: 28 May 2024, 12:15 - 13:15 (Tuesday, 6th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker : Alex Paddock (Keble College, Oxford)
Venue: St Cross Building, St Cross Road OX1 3UR
Venue Details: Lecture Theatre 2
Organisers: Prof. Annie Sutherland (University of Oxford), Prof. Mishtooni Bose (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Lent to Copy”: Art Rentals in the Age of Jane Austen
Date: 28 May 2024, 12:30 - 14:00 (Tuesday, 6th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker : Prof Janine Barchas (University of Texas)
Venue: Mansfield College, Mansfield Road OX1 3TF
Venue Details: Seminar Room East
Organisers: Ben Wilkinson-Turnbull (English Faculty), Professor Christine Gerrard (University of Oxford), Dr David Taylor (University of Oxford), Professor Abigail Williams (Faculty of English), Professor Ros Ballaster (University of Oxford), Dr. Carly Watson (English Faculty)
Hosts: TBA

Early Modern Literature Graduate Forum
Date: 28 May 2024, 17:30 - 18:30 (Tuesday, 6th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker
Venue: St Cross Building, St Cross Road OX1 3UR
Venue Details: Seminar Room B
Organisers: Paul Norris (Brasenose), Joseph Turner
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 29 May 2024 (6th Week, Trinity Term)

'The Desire for Marriage'
Date: 29 May 2024, 12:00 - 14:00 (Wednesday, 6th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker : Dr Devorah Baum (University of Southampton)
Venue: All Souls College, High Street OX1 4AL
Venue Details: The Old Library
Organisers: Dr Elena Violaris (University of Oxford), Prof. Peter Boxall (New College), Professor Santanu Das (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Thursday 30 May 2024 (6th Week, Trinity Term)

Literature and Mental Health: Reading Group Session 3
Date: 30 May 2024, 14:00 - 16:00 (Thursday, 6th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker
Venue: St Cross Building, St Cross Road OX1 3UR
Venue Details: Seminar Room A, Faculty of English
Organisers: Madhurima Sen, Heeyon Kim
Hosts: TBA

Monday 3 June 2024 (7th Week, Trinity Term)

Vernon Lee’s Critical Irrealism [on Hauntings]
Date: 3 June 2024, 17:15 - 18:15 (Monday, 7th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker : Matthew Potolsky (University of Utah)
Venue: St Cross Building, St Cross Road OX1 3UR
Venue Details: Seminar Room L
Organisers: Professor Helen Small (University of Oxford), Professor Sos Eltis (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 4 June 2024 (7th Week, Trinity Term)

Ghost Kings
Date: 4 June 2024, 17:15 - 18:15 (Tuesday, 7th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker : Professor Sarah Knight (University of Leicester)
Venue: Merton College, Merton Street OX1 4JD
Venue Details: T.S. Eliot Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Professor Joe Moshenska (University of Oxford), Professor Lorna Hutson (University of Oxford), Professor Bart Van Es (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Three on the Arun: William Collins, George Smith, Charlotte Smith
Date: 4 June 2024, 17:30 - 18:30 (Tuesday, 7th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker : Professor Alexandra Harris (University of Birmingham)
Venue: Balliol College, Broad Street OX1 3BJ
Venue Details: Massey Room
Organisers: Prof Fiona Stafford (University of Oxford), Professor Seamus Perry (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 5 June 2024 (7th Week, Trinity Term)

'“The Freedom to be Wrong”: Reading Teju Cole with Chris Kraus'
Date: 5 June 2024, 18:00 - 19:00 (Wednesday, 7th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker : Professor Tim Bewes (Brown University)
Venue: New College, Holywell Street OX1 3BN
Organisers: Dr Elena Violaris (University of Oxford), Prof. Peter Boxall (New College), Prof Santanu Das
Hosts: TBA

Thursday 6 June 2024 (7th Week, Trinity Term)

'Chronotopic Forms in Recent Fiction by Women'
Date: 6 June 2024, 12:00 - 14:00 (Thursday, 7th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker : Professor Tim Bewes (Brown University)
Venue: All Souls College, High Street OX1 4AL
Venue Details: The Old Library
Organisers: Dr Elena Violaris (University of Oxford), Prof. Peter Boxall (New College), Prof Santanu Das
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 11 June 2024 (8th Week, Trinity Term)

Early Modern Literature Graduate Forum social
Date: 11 June 2024, 17:30 - 18:30 (Tuesday, 8th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker
Venue: St Cross Building, St Cross Road OX1 3UR
Venue Details: Seminar Room B
Organisers: Paul Norris (Brasenose), Joseph Turner
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 12 June 2024 (8th Week, Trinity Term)

Nineteenth-Century Graduate Forum
Date: 12 June 2024, 12:30 - 14:30 (Wednesday, 8th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker
Venue: St Cross Building, St Cross Road OX1 3UR
Venue Details: Seminar Room A
Organisers: Maria Gomez Ruiz, Leonor-Jo Barnard
Hosts: TBA

Modern Contemporary Literature Graduate Forum
Date: 12 June 2024, 17:15 - 18:15 (Wednesday, 8th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker s: Zana Mody, Aryehi Bhushan
Venue: St Cross Building, St Cross Road OX1 3UR
Venue Details: Seminar Room B
Organisers: Ronnie Pope, Madeleine Rose
Hosts: TBA

Thursday 13 June 2024 (8th Week, Trinity Term)

Literature and Mental Health: Reading Group Session 4
Date: 13 June 2024, 14:00 - 16:00 (Thursday, 8th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker
Venue: St Cross Building, St Cross Road OX1 3UR
Venue Details: Seminar Room A, Faculty of English
Organisers: Heeyeon Kim, Madhurima Sen
Hosts: TBA

How We Hate Now: Xenophobia in the Age of Anti-Racism
Date: 13 June 2024, 17:15 - 18:15 (Thursday, 8th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker : Madhumita Lahiri (U of Michigan, Ann Arbor)
Venue: Wadham College, Parks Road OX1 3PN
Venue Details: Okinaga Room
Organisers: Pablo Mukherjee (University of Oxford), Ankhi Mukherjee (University of Oxford), Professor Elleke Boehmer (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA