CEIR Speakers Programme

Current Programme (2016/17)

2018.00.speakers*Maximiliaan van Woudenberg (Sheridan Institute/Cambridge University)
A Stormy Night of Ghost-Telling: Fantasmagoriana and the Villa Diodati in 1816
Monday, 22 October 2018 @ 5.30pm (Special Collections)

Dorothy Butchard (University of Birmingham)
Haunted Screens: Digital Texts and Unplanned Obsolescence
Tuesday, 27 November 2018 @ 5.30pm (Room 0.31)

Claire Squires (University of Stirling)
Serious Fun, Ferries, Frankfurt: A New Approach to Book Culture Studies
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 @ 5.30pm (Room 2.01)

Richard Graham (University of Birmingham)
Understanding Google: Five Thousand Years of Human Thought in 0.3 Seconds
Tuesday, 12 March 2019 @ 5.30pm (Room 2.01)

Nicola Wilson (University of Reading)
Books by Mail: Judging Book Society Choices, 1929–1969
Tuesday, 26 March 2019 @ 5.30pm (Room 2.01)

*Mark Towsey (University of Liverpool)
Reading Hume’s History of England in Eighteenth-Century Britain and America: Readers, Texts and Contexts
Tuesday, 9 April 2019 @ 5.30pm (Room 2.01)

Unless otherwise noted, all talks take place in the John Percival Building, Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3EU. All papers will be followed by a wine reception.

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