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‘More than skin can hold’: Writing People

‘More than skin can hold’: Writing People

01 April 2017

Led by poet and teacher Sarah Hesketh, this day-long workshop will consider the questions that arise when we attempt to represent and remember others.

Department of English and Modern Languages Research Seminars

Department of English and Modern Languages Research Seminars

05 April 2017

The Uncanny Other: Edgar Allan Poe's America with Dr Najla Aldughayem

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

05 April 2017

The Mouth of the Cave and the Giant Voice: voice and sound in Okinawan war memory with speaker Rupert Cox, University of Manchester

Department of English and Modern Languages Research Seminars

Department of English and Modern Languages Research Seminars

27 April 2017

"No vulgar hotel": Women and Urban Domesticity in Henry James with Dr Anna Despotopolou

Poetry Reading

Poetry Reading

17 May 2017

Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre features Jodie Hollander and Jane Spiro

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

03 June 2017

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2018 entry.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

07 October 2017

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2018 entry.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

21 October 2017

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2018 entry.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

04 November 2017

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2018 entry.

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Past events

Department of English and Modern Languages Research Seminars

Department of English and Modern Languages Research Seminars

23 March 2017

Czeslaw Milosz and the Heaney Connection with Professor Michael Parker and Aleksandra Parker

Department of English and Modern Languages Research Seminars

Department of English and Modern Languages Research Seminars

16 March 2017

Shakespeare and the Invention of Sympathy with Dr Richard Meek

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

15 March 2017

Reclaiming subjectivity: Marginalisation and cultural stereotypes in relationships between Japanese elderly and Indonesian with Beata Switek, Max Planck Institute of Social Anthropology

Book Launch

Book Launch

10 March 2017

The next Book Launch in the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences in collaboration with the Ashmolean Museum promises to be a great opportunity to celebrate recent publications by our academic colleagues and learn about some of the latest research taking place at Oxford Brookes University.

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

08 March 2017

Successful and sorry: How high income Japanese women construct themselves in marriage agency ads with speaker Ekaterina Hertog, Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies, University of Oxford

Department of English and Modern Languages Research Seminars

Department of English and Modern Languages Research Seminars

02 March 2017

Of Parables and Patronage: Leonora Carrington & Edward James with Dr Nicole Sierra

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

01 March 2017

How do the past and present interact in post 3-11 Japan: Examing the 'future past in the SF manga Coppelion with speaker Maja Vodopivec, Leiden University College The Hague

Home: open mic poetry night

Home: open mic poetry night

27 February 2017

Spoken word performance featuring local poets Dan Holloway and Ceri Lloyd, alongside Oxford Brookes students.

Pia Tafdrup and Philip Gross poetry reading

Pia Tafdrup and Philip Gross poetry reading

17 February 2017

As part of the Walking over the Water tour by internationally-acclaimed Danish poet Pia Tafdrup, organized by the Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre and supported by the Danish Arts Foundation, Pia will be reading in Oxford with award-winning British poet, Philip Gross.

Department of English and Modern Languages Research Seminars

Department of English and Modern Languages Research Seminars

16 February 2017

Networks and Localities Panel with Professor Nicole Pohl and Dr Eric White

Poetry and Identity: Creating Character

Poetry and Identity: Creating Character

11 February 2017

A one-day poetry writing workshop with celebrated poet Tamar Yoseloff in association with the Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre

Postgraduate Study Fair

Postgraduate Study Fair

09 February 2017

Stand out from the crowd - our postgraduate degrees can help boost your employability. Book your place at our postgraduate study fair to find out more about continuing your journey with Brookes.

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

08 February 2017

The Rhythm of Life, Temporalities of Care: Survival in Underclass Japan with speaker Jieun Kim, Graduate School of East Asian Studies, Freie Universität, Berlin

English and Modern Languages Undergraduate Symposium

English and Modern Languages Undergraduate Symposium

08 February 2017

Featuring papers from by final-year undergraduate students in English, Drama, Creative Writing, and Modern Languages

DIY: Start Your Own Journal, Press, or University

DIY: Start Your Own Journal, Press, or University

25 January 2017

DIY: Start Your Orwn Journal, Press, or University Workshop hosted by Professor Craig Saper, University of Maryland Baltimore County

The Reading Machine Launch

The Reading Machine Launch

24 January 2017

Launch of the Oxford Brookes-based Avant-Gardes and Speculative Technology (AGAST) Project's Reading Machine, which re-imagines an invention by the modernist poet Bob Brown using Augmented Reality

Poetry reading

Poetry reading

14 January 2017

With internationally-acclaimed poet and critic Rachel Blau DuPlessis and Forward Prize-shortlisted poet and artist Nancy Campbell

Poetry Reading

Poetry Reading

14 January 2017

Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre presents Rachel Blau DuPlessis and Nancy Campbell

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

08 December 2016

Immersive and Interactive Literature with speakers Dr Alison Gibbons and Dr Alice Bell, Sheffield Hallam University, and Russel Anderson, Oxford Brookes University

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

08 December 2016

Immersive and Interactive Literature Panel with speakers Dr Alice Bell, Sheffield Hallam University, Dr Alison Gibbons, Sheffield Hallam University and Russell Anderson, Oxford Brookes. Chaired by Dr Andrea Macrae, Oxford Brookes.

Poetry reading

Poetry reading

05 December 2016

Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre features Kelley Swain, John Barnie, and Steven Matthews

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

01 December 2016

Oxford Brookes PhD Panel with speakers Robin Schofield and Professor Simon Kövesi; Jennifer Wong and Dr Niall Munro

Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty Palgrave Macmillan Book Launch

Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty Palgrave Macmillan Book Launch

30 November 2016

In collaboration with Palgrave Macmillan, this special event promises to be a great opportunity to celebrate recent Palgrave publications by academic colleagues and learn about some of the latest research taking place in the Faculty.

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

22 November 2016

I Never Said It Would Last Forever: On Contemporary Japanese Cinema with Stephen Sarrazin, independent writer

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

19 November 2016

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

16 November 2016

Dowa Project Policies as Unfinished Human Rights Business from Dotaishin to Ikengushin with Ian Neary, University of Oxford

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

15 November 2016

‘From Kant’s Cosmopolitical Utopianism to Our Google Earth with speaker Dr Diane Morgan, University of Leeds

Languages Cafe

Languages Cafe

14 November 2016

This event is free. Never mind whether you are beginner or fluent, everyone is welcome!

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

10 November 2016

Social media, language ideologies and Canadian politics with speaker Rachelle Vessey, Birkbeck, University of London

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

05 November 2016

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

02 November 2016

Japanese Language Education, Welfare and Motivation with Patrick Heinrich, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

02 November 2016

Why is discourse important to critical event studies? An emerging field with speaker Ian Lamond, Leeds Beckett University

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

27 October 2016

‘A Lion in the Skin of an Ass’: Les Hydropathes and the Birth of Fumiste Art with speaker Dr Alexandra Trott Oxford Brookes

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

27 October 2016

Gender ideologies in popular management books for women with speaker María Medina-Vicent, Universitat Jaume I and Oxford Brookes University

Gender ideologies in popular management books for women

Gender ideologies in popular management books for women

27 October 2016

Gender ideologies in popular management books for women

Poetry Reading

Poetry Reading

26 October 2016

Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre presents Ira Lightman

The Space of the Poem

The Space of the Poem

22 October 2016

Poetry writing workshop with Tamar Yoseloff

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

19 October 2016

Translating Basho with Isao Miura, painter and sculptor and Chris Beckett, poet/translator.

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

19 October 2016

Who, what and where is the critical discourse analyst? with speaker Juliet Henderson, Oxford Brookes University

Poetry Reading

Poetry Reading

14 October 2016

Seán Street and Jennifer Wong

Poetry reading with Seán Street and Jennifer Wong

Poetry reading with Seán Street and Jennifer Wong

14 October 2016

Join the Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre at lunchtime on 14 October for a reading by acclaimed poets Seán Street and Jennifer Wong. Feel free to bring your lunch!

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

13 October 2016

The History of Perfumes in 19th-Century France with speaker Dr Erika Wicky, Université de Liège

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

12 October 2016

Special Forum: Dynamics of Japan’s Ageing Prison population with Yoshinori Fujiwara, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Pia Jolliffe, Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies, University of Oxford, Hafiz Khan, Birmingham City University and Jason Danely, Oxford Brookes University

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

08 October 2016

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre Seminar Series

05 October 2016

Recent Translation Studies History in Japan with Nana Sato-Rosenberg, SOAS , University of London

Sketches from the Poem Road (after Matsuo Basho’s The Narrow Road to the Deep North)

Sketches from the Poem Road (after Matsuo Basho’s The Narrow Road to the Deep North)

20 June 2016

A collaboration between Japanese artist Isao Miura and poet Chris Beckett, presented to the Glass Tank by the Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre.

Power, the Individual and Society

Power, the Individual and Society

16 June 2016

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Research Conference 2016

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

04 June 2016

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2017 entry.

Utopia – Then and Now

Utopia – Then and Now

16 May 2016

With speakers Matthew Beaumont, UCL, Chloë Houston, University of Reading, and Nicole Pohl, Oxford Brookes University, chaired by Michael Caines

'Silence(s) and the Great War': A Roundtable Symposium

'Silence(s) and the Great War': A Roundtable Symposium

16 May 2016

Discussants include Professor Adrian Gregory, Associate Professor Kate McLoughlin, Professor David Nash, and Dr Jane Potter with Dr Alice Kelly

OutBurst 2016

OutBurst 2016

05 May 2016

Brookes will be bursting out of the university campus into the community, bringing great ideas, activities and entertainment right to the doorstep of the Oxford public.

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Oxford Filmmakers Night

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Oxford Filmmakers Night

05 May 2016

Celebrate our local talent with documentaries made by students, staff or members of the public.

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

04 May 2016

Reading Groups, Interactional Interpretation and the Stylistics of Literary Texts with speaker Dr Sara Whiteley

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

20 April 2016

Facebook: a medium for the language planning of migrant churches with speaker Dr Ana Souza

Get Published! Student Research Conference

Get Published! Student Research Conference

15 April 2016

Research ranging from the use of lasers to visualise plant responses to pests, the representation of food in 17th Century Dutch paintings and cult mindsets linked to the radicalisation of terrorists will be exhibited at Oxford Brookes this month.

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

13 April 2016

About the Modern Girl, Again: Spectacle, Politics, Subjectivity with guest speaker Dr Irena Hayter, University of Leeds

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Searching for Sugar Man

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Searching for Sugar Man

24 March 2016

Two obsessed fans set out to learn a man’s true fate.

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

23 March 2016

The Idea of Japan with guest speaker Ian Littlewood, writer and lecturer

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

16 March 2016

Narrative Presence: A Typology of Reader Engagement from an Enactive Perspective with speaker Yanna Popova

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Cove

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Cove

10 March 2016

Exposing both a shocking instance of animal abuse and a serious threat to human health.

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

03 March 2016

Discovering Cultural Trails in Social Media and Biases of Online Attention in Wikipedia series with speaker Dr Ruth García-Gavilanes

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Case against 8

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Case against 8

25 February 2016

A behind-the-scenes look inside the case to overturn California's ban on same-sex marriage.

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

25 February 2016

Symposium:Lifetime Employment in 21st Century Japan: Resilience and Fragmentation at Work with speakers Peter Matanle, University of Sheffield, Helen Macnaughtan, SOAS and Arjan Keizer, University of Manchester

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

17 February 2016

And the Battle Goes On: An Analysis of the Success of Eternal Zero and Other Recent War Films with guest speaker Dick Stegewerns, University of Oslo

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

17 February 2016

The contemporary worker as a gendered creative subject: a discursive and psychosocial approach with speaker Dr Stephanie Taylor

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

10 February 2016

Respecting Cultures, Preserving Knowledge: Anarchist Encounters with the Ainu, 1890-1940 with guest speaker Nadine Willems, Nissan Institute of Studies, University of Oxford

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

03 February 2016

Early 20th century Japanese Buddhist Perceptions of Western Imperialism and Why they Matter with guest speaker John LoBreglio, Oxford Brookes University

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Look of Silence

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Look of Silence

10 December 2015

Through Joshua Oppenheimer’s work filming perpetrators of the Indonesian genocide, a family of survivors discovers how their son was murdered and the identity of the men who killed him...

Research Student Winter Symposium

Research Student Winter Symposium

05 December 2015

Research students from the department of History, Philosophy and Religion and the department of English and Modern Languages will present papers relating to their projects.

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

03 December 2015

Oxford Brookes Communities and Ecologies Panel with speakers Professor Nathalie Aubert, Professor Simon Kövesi and Dr Simon White

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

26 November 2015

Reaching out to the Buddha in Modern Japan: Psychotherapy and Buddhism as Two Sides of a Coin with speaker Christopher Harding, University of Edinburgh

Spoken Word and Open Mic Night

Spoken Word and Open Mic Night

25 November 2015

With a featured performance by Maddie Godfrey (Australian National Poetry Slam Finalist, 2015) and live music

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

19 November 2015

Oxford Brookes English Literature PhD Panel

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

18 November 2015

The Insentient Social Other: Some thought on dolls and robots as companion species with speaker Fabio Gygi, SOAS, London

By Our Selves: BFI film of the week

By Our Selves: BFI film of the week

08 November 2015

The poet John Clare's escape from Epping Forest. An epic march through hunger and madness, is an English journey to set aside 'A Pilgrims' Progress'. Toby Jones, Iain Sinclair and a straw bear follow in his footsteps exactly 150 years after his death.

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Town of Runners

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Town of Runners

05 November 2015

The world’s best long-distance runners hail from one small town in Ethiopia. See how they do it!

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

05 November 2015

Poetry’s Undone Politics: Vulnerability after the Avant-Garde with speaker Dr Ben Hickman, University of Kent

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Fourth Estate

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Fourth Estate

29 October 2015

Director Lee Salter is coming to Oxford Brookes to introduce 'The Fourth Estate'. The Fourth Estate is a feature documentary about the media business; the history, the practices, and the people who run it.

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

28 October 2015

The smile of Buddha and the laughter of the Zen master with speaker Massimo Raveri, Ca’Foscari University of Venice

Virtual Open Week

Virtual Open Week

26 October 2015

A virtual open week for prospective undergraduate students interested in studying in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, for 2016 entry.

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

23 October 2015

Contemporary poetry reading, organized by Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

21 October 2015

The Transformation of Emperor Antoku’s Buddhist temple into a Shinto shrine during the Meiji persecution of Buddhism with speaker Naoko Gunji, Nissan Institute, University of Oxford

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

14 October 2015

A Japanese Children’s Pictorial War Diary: World War II as seen by Japanese primary school children with speaker Anna Fraser, Independent Researcher

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

09 October 2015

Aesthetics and Technology: The Japanese Cinema’s Transition to Sound with speaker Johan Nordström, Meiji Gakuin

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

08 October 2015

Hubris, Hybrid and Hibiscus with speaker Dr Aude Campmas, University of Southampton

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

30 September 2015

When does Craft become Art?: Mingei and the ‘Katazome’ works of Yunoki Samiro with speaker Miles Dodd, Nihon University

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Act of Killing

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: The Act of Killing

24 September 2015

In this chilling and inventive documentary, executive produced by Werner Herzog, Errol Morris and André Singer, the unrepentant former members of Indonesian death squads are challenged to re-enact some of their many murders in the style of the American movies they love.

Creative Writing and History Workshop

Creative Writing and History Workshop

13 June 2015

Want to write history - fact or fiction? Join us for this one-day workshop to develop your writing and gain insights into how to get published. This workshop is ideal for anyone interested in writing historical fiction or non-fiction for a non-academic market.

Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

06 June 2015

A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2016 entry.

HSS postgraduate drop in for final year students

HSS postgraduate drop in for final year students

14 May 2015

Opportunity for final year students to find out about MA courses within the Humanities and Social Sciences. Come along for tea, cake and a chat with the course tutors.

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Web Junkie

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: Web Junkie

30 April 2015

China is the first country to label internet addiction a clinical disorder. Web Junkie exposes a Beijing rehab centre where Chinese teenagers are being “deprogrammed”.

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

28 April 2015

Maenads, hysterical young girls, miserable women and dupes of the suffrage leaders: rhetoric and the suffrage movement (1908-1914) with speaker Kat Gupta, University of Nottingham

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

23 April 2015

‘Contested Landscapes: Representing Common Land’ with speaker Dr Ve-Yin Tee, Nanzan University, Japan

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

22 April 2015

The Modernity of Didactic Literature for women in the Tokugawa period with speaker Luciana Valutanu, University of Bucharest.

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

18 April 2015

Corpus Linguistics in the South 'Computation, Corpora and Critique, 9th workshop in the Corpus Linguistics in the South Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

Language and Discourse Seminar Series

24 March 2015

English(es) at A level: What's going on with speaker Andrea Macrae, Oxford Brookes University

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

English and Modern Languages Research Seminar Series

19 March 2015

Oxford Brookes Witchcraft, Spiritualism, and the Occult Symposium with Dr Caroline Jackson-Houlston, Dr Tatiana Kontou, and Dr Simon White

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

11 March 2015

Reflections on the division between the sacred and the secular in contemporary Japan: The case of life-cycle rituals with speaker Melinda Papp, Japanese Department, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest.

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

Europe Japan Research Centre (EJRC) Seminar Series

04 March 2015

Women’s memory of Hollywood cinema in post-war Japan with speaker Kanako Terasawa, Senior Teaching Fellow, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.

Rhyme to Change

Rhyme to Change

27 February 2015

A free poetry and music event in support of the Time To Change campaign

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Conferences

English, its Literatures, and its Publics in an International Context

A Special Panel at the Modern Language Association Convention

Saturday 9 January 2016, Austin Convention Centre, Texas

Avant-Gardes Now!

Symposium organised by the Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre

1 May 2015, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK

John Clare in Space: Poetry, Nature and Contemporary Culture

150th Anniversary Conference

30–31 May 2014, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK

Pre-Raphaelitism: Past, Present and Future

13–14 September 2013, Ashmolean Musuem and St John’s College, Oxford

Shifting Territories: Modern and Contemporary Poetics of Place

22–23 May 2013, Institute of English Studies, London

Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher conference organised by Oxford Brookes University

Mapping the Self: Place, Identity, Nationality

15 December 2012, Buckley Building, Oxford Brookes University

This one-day postgraduate symposium seeks to explore issues surrounding the formation of identities both national and individual and how the process is related to place, language, and literature

Modernist Magazines Conference

12 December 2012, Rothermere American Institute, University of Oxford

This one-day conference is hosted jointly by Oxford Brookes University and the Rothermere American Institute in the University of Oxford.

Victorian Things: Nineteenth-Century Literature and Material Culture

22 September 2012, Oxford Brookes University

his one-day symposium will reflect on, and respond to, the current materialist turn in Victorian Studies and Thing Theory.

Undergraduate Student Research Conference

29 March 2012, Headington Hill Hall, Oxford Brookes University

Annual confernence for undergraduate students to showcase their research.

Arts Sustainability

18 March 2011, Buckley Building, Gipsy Lane, Oxford Brookes University

Paris and London in Postcolonial Imagery

18-19 June 2009, Language Centre, Institut Francais in London

Impossible Dialogue

27 March 2009, Buckley Building, Gipsy Lane, Oxford Brookes University

Womens literary networks

8 March 2008, Institute of English Studies, University of London

Scott, Romance and ‘Real History’

30 July–3 August 2007, Oxford Brookes University

Authenticity and the Lyric Voice

12-13 May 2007, Headington Hill Hall, Oxford Brookes University