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Pat Waugh elected as Fellow of the British Academy


Professor Pat Waugh has recently been elected as a Fellow of the British Academy in recognition of her outstanding contribution to research. Election to this prestigious body is a mark of […]

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Sarah Wootton wins the Elma Dangerfield Prize for her book, Byronic Heroes


Congratulations to Dr Sarah Wootton, whose recent book Byronic Heroes in Nineteenth-Century Women’s Writing and Screen Adaptation has won the 2016 Elma Dangerfield Prize, awarded by the International Association of Byron Societies.  Byronic Heroes focuses […]

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New Podcast: Catholic Recusants in Performance


In the wake of the Protestant Reformation, some Catholics refused to relinquish their long-established religious customs, including entertainments and drama. Gasper Jakovac shows how, in the North East, performances and […]

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