UCD School of English, Drama and Film

Research Seminars Spring 2018

Swans on UCD lake

All seminars Wednesdays, 4pm, Room J208

 30 January

Gunnþórunn Guðmundsdóttir (University of Iceland), “Writing the Family Archive: Digitization and the Future of Life Writing.”


6 February

Panel on the British Library Nineteenth Century Corpus
Organiser: Gerardine Meaney (UCD)


20 February

Mary Fairclough (University of York), “Mary Wollstonecraft, Anna Barbauld and the Dissenting Art of Reading”


27 February

Jason Whittaker (University of Lincoln), “ Green and Pleasant Land: Blake’s Jerusalem, from Blair to Brexit”


6 March

Michelle O’Connell (UCD), “The Poetry of Udolpho: Finding the fairy-poetess”


10 April

Thomas Martin (Screenwriter), “Inside The Writers’ Room”


17 April

Emilie Pine (UCD), “Thinking about Silence and Breaking: Narratives around sexual violence.”

24 April

Derek Beaulieu (Banff Centre), “Treatise on Style: The Aperture of Streetsign Syntax”