School of English
   
   
  

Events

Events at the School of English

Future events in the School of English.

For all past events please refer to the Events Archive.

Danelaw Saga: Bringing Vikings Back to the East Midlands - Exhibition

Date
15/12/2017 - 08/04/2018
Location:
Weston Gallery Lakeside
Description
Invade - immigrate - integrate - inspire. 'Danelaw Saga' tells the tale of how the Vikings shaped the East Midlands.

Viking Nottinghamshire Book Launch

Date
18/12/2017
Location:
Weston Gallery Lakeside
Description
Launch of a new book on Viking Nottinghamshire
Holme from Home? East Midland Place-Names and the Story of Viking Settlement

Holme from Home? East Midland Place-Names and the Story of Viking Settlement

Date
20/12/2017
Description
What can place-names tell us about Vikings in the East Midlands?
Invasion, Immigration, Integration - or Diaspora?

Invasion, Immigration, Integration - or Diaspora?

Date
05/01/2018
Description
Find out about some new ways of looking at the Viking phenomenon.
Vikings in your Vocabulary

Vikings in your Vocabulary

Date
10/01/2018
Location:
Djanogly Theatre
Description
Find out how the Vikings influenced the English language.
Viking Activity Day 13 January

Viking Activity Day 13 January

Date
13/01/2018
Description
Learn about Viking home life with Einar and Thorkatla.
Pagans and Christians

Pagans and Christians

Date
24/01/2018
Location:
Djangoly Theatre
Description
About the interactions of pagan Vikings with the inhabitants of Christian Britain.
Distinctiveness and Assimilation: Re-Discovering Viking Age Stone Sculpture in the East Midlands

Distinctiveness and Assimilation: Re-Discovering Viking Age Stone Sculpture in the East Midlands

Date
07/02/2018
Location:
Djanogly Theatre
Description
Learn about Viking Age sculpture in the East Midlands.
Viking Activity Day 17 February

Viking Activity Day 17 February

Date
17/02/2018
Description
Find out about beliefs and funerary practices in the Viking Age
Displaying 1 to 10 of 13
Previous 1 2 Next

Events over the past 12 months

Lunchtime Talk by Local Author and Honorary Assistant Professor, Alison Moore: Location and Landscape

Lunchtime Talk by Local Author and Honorary Assistant Professor, Alison Moore: Location and Landscape
Date
26/10/2017
Location:
Djanogly Theatre, Nottingham Lakeside Arts University Park
Description
A lunchtime talk for the Collected Words exhibition.Man Booker Prize shortlisted writer of fiction, Alison Moore, will be exploring the influence of location and landscape in her novels, including a work in progress. She will be looking at inspiration, research and the fictionalisation of settings including the English Midlands, the Scottish Borders, the Rhineland and the seaside.

Afternoon Tea with Joe Dunthorne

Afternoon Tea with Joe Dunthorne
Date
05/10/2017
Location:
CLAS English Common Room, Trent Building

The Letters Page, Vol. 2 launch

The Letters Page, Vol. 2 launch
Date
05/10/2017
Location:
Five Leaves Bookshop, Long Row, Nottingham
Description
Vol.2 of The Letters Page continues a celebration of the printed object which we started with Vol 1's boxed set of letters...

Manuscripts and Special Collections Lunch Time Talk: Local Author Alison Moore: Location and Landscape

Manuscripts and Special Collections Lunch Time Talk: Local Author Alison Moore: Location and Landscape
Date
16/11/2017
Description
Talk by Dr Adam Rounce: Castrating Rochester: John Wilmot's Manuscript Poetry

Manuscripts and Special Collections Lunch Time Talk: Local Author Alison Moore: Location and Landscape

Manuscripts and Special Collections Lunch Time Talk: Local Author Alison Moore: Location and Landscape
Date
26/10/2017
Description
Local Author Alison Moore: Location and Landscape

Manuscripts and Special Collections Lunch Time Talk: New Additions to the DH Lawrence Collections

Manuscripts and Special Collections Lunch Time Talk: New Additions to the DH Lawrence Collections
Date
28/09/2017
Location:
Djanogly Theatre
Description
Talk by Dr Andrew Harrison on the new additions to the DH Lawrence Collections.

Open Day - 1 July 2017

Open Day - 1 July 2017
Date
01/07/2017
Location:
University Park Campus
Description
Visit us and find out more about studying English at the University of Nottingham.

Open Day - 15 September 2017

Open Day - 15 September 2017
Date
15/09/2017
Location:
University Park Campus
Description
Visit us and find out more about studying English at the University of Nottingham.

Open Day - 16 September 2017

Open Day - 16 September 2017
Date
16/09/2017
Location:
University Park Campus
Description
Visit us and find out more about studying English at the University of Nottingham.

Open Day - 30 June 2017

Open Day - 30 June 2017
Date
30/06/2017
Location:
University Park Campus
Description
Visit us and find out more about studying English at the University of Nottingham.
Displaying 1 to 10 of 11
Previous 1 2 Next

Back to top

 

School of English

Trent Building
The University of Nottingham
University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5900
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 5924
email: english-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk