CFP: London Nineteenth-Century Studies Graduate Conference – December 14 2018

This year’s London Nineteenth-Century Studies Seminar Graduate Conference will take place on Saturday 19th January 2019 at Senate House, University of London.

Keynote Speaker: Professor Regenia Gagnier (Exeter): ‘Global Circulation and the Long Nineteenth Century’

We welcome proposals for ten-minute papers on any aspect of literature, culture, art, and history in the long nineteenth century.
Themes may include, but are not limited to:

– Media and technology
– Art, architecture, and aesthetics
– Social and cultural history
– Production of literary cultures
– Gender and sexuality
– Performance and the spectacle
– Religion and ethics
– Representations of Empire

The conference is intended as a cross- and inter-disciplinary forum where postgraduate researchers working on any aspect of the long nineteenth century can present and discuss their research in a supportive and stimulating environment.

Please send abstracts of 200 words, along with a short biography (50 words) to by 14tDecember 2018. The committee will confirm your inclusion in the programme shortly after that date.

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London Nineteenth-Century Studies Seminar Autumn 2017 Programme

London Nineteenth-Century Studies Seminar Autumn programme 2017








from Frederick Marryat – The Children of the New Forest (1847)

The Autumn programme for the London Nineteenth-Century Studies Seminar can be found at this link:

3rd November: Dr Brian H Murray (KCL) and Prof. Rosemary Mitchell (Leeds Trinity) discuss historical fiction.

8th December: Prof. Julia Thomas (Cardiff), Dr. Luisa Calè (Birkbeck) and Dr. Mary Shannon (Roehampton) discuss nineteenth-century illustration.

Please forward to anyone who might be interested. Booking now open and hope to see you there!

Convenors Matthew Ingleby (QMUL) and Victoria Mills (Birkbeck)


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