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Forthcoming Conferences

Poetry Reading with Rachael Allen, Camilla Nelson, and Leah Wilkins

Poetry Reading with Rachael Allen, Camilla Nelson, and Leah Wilkins
Date
24/10/2017
Description
Join us for an evening of poetry with Camilla Nelson, Rachael Allen, and Leah Wilkins.

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

ESRC Open Day - October 2018 Applicants

ESRC Open Day - October 2018 Applicants
Date
01/11/2017
Description
Open day for those interested in applying for ESRC-funded postgraduate study in the Social Sciences.

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

Migration Stories - Then and Now

Migration Stories - Then and Now
Date
18/11/2017
Description
Weave together stories of migrants in the Viking Age and now.

Michael Wood Celebrity Guest Lecture and Exclusive Preview

Date
24/11/2017
Description
https://www.lakesidearts.org.uk/exhibitions/event/3725/celebrity-guest-lecture-and-exclusive-preview.html

Viking Activity Day 25 November

Viking Activity Day 25 November
Date
25/11/2017
Description
Viking crafts and activities.

Norse and Viking Seminar - Runestones American Style

Date
27/11/2017
Description
Find out about the writing of runes and the making of runestones in North America.

Assembling Vikings: Thinking through Things in the East Midlands

Assembling Vikings: Thinking through Things in the East Midlands
Date
06/12/2017
Description
Find out about Viking Age law and administration in the East Midlands.

Poetry Reading with Lisa Samuels and Agnes Lehoczky

Date
07/12/2017
Description
Poetry reading by Lisa Samuels and Agnes Lehoczky.
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Conferences over the past 12 months

Viking Activity Day 3 February

Viking Activity Day 3 February
Date
14/10/2017
Description
Learn about trade and status in the Viking Age.

'The Sherwood Foresters of 1916'

Date
07/10/2017
Description
Professor Moran's research on stage: 'The Sherwood Foresters of 1916'

The Letters Page, Vol. 2 launch

The Letters Page, Vol. 2 launch
Date
05/10/2017
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: 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
Description
Talk by Dr Andrew Harrison on the new additions to the DH Lawrence Collections.

Open Day - 15 September 2017

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

Open Day - 1 July 2017

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

2014-15

2013-14

2012-13

2011-12

2010-11

2009-10

  • Perceptions of Place: English place-name study and regional variety (23-27 June 2010)
  • Constructing and Transmitting Identities in the Medieval World (6 June 2010)
  • Genes of Gallgoídil: Cross-disciplinary Studies of Migration of Irish, Hiberno-Norse and other Gaelic-speaking populations in the Viking Age (21 June 2010)
  • Robert Southey and Romantic Contexts (14-16 April 2010)

2008-09

2007-08

  • Disease, Disability and Medicine in Early Medieval Europe AD 400-1200 (5-6 July 2008)
  • PGR Work in Progress Symposium (8-9 May 2008)
  • Midlands Viking Symposium (26th April 2008)
  • Robert Southey and the Contexts of Romanticism (17-19 March 2008)
  • Discourse, Communication and the Enterprise IV (10-12 September 2007)

2006-07

  • DH Lawrence International Conference (16-21 August 2007)
  • Literary Geographies: A Multidisciplinary Conference (20-22 July 2007)
  • Disease, Disability and Medicine in Early Medieval Europe, AD 400-1200 (6-7 July 2007)
  • Gender, Material Culture and Identity in the Viking Diaspora (30-31 March 2007)
  • Myth and Cultural Memory in the Viking Diaspora (9-10 January 2007)
  • Rivers of Meaning (2 December 2006)

2005-06

  • Disease and Disability in Northern Europe, 400-1200 (8-9 July 2006)
  • IVACS Conference - Language at the Interface (23-24 June 2006)
  • Midlands Viking Symposium (29 April 2006)
  • Romantic Correspondence(s) (4 November 2005)

2004-05

2003-04

  • Adventures in Hydronomy: Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland Day Conference (15 November 2003)

2002-03

 

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